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  1. #1
    Default E codes
    Medical Coding Books
    I have a question it a drug rash due to medicine septra. I coded it 692.3 I seached for the e code but couldn't find the septra is this a correct code?

  2. #2
    North Carolina

    Look at E931.0

  3. #3
    Thank you Rebecca, do you think I should get a medical dictionary?

  4. #4
    North Carolina
    I have one and it helps me tremendously.

    "Taber's Medical Dictionary"

  5. #5
    Hello Rebecca this was the orginal question Drug rash due to correctly prescribed Septra. now does that change the code?

  6. #6
    North Carolina
    I would probably use 693.0 (Dermatitis due to drugs/medicines) and E931.0

    693.0 decribes medication taken orally.

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