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    We have a pt that is on Trisonex she has to come in once a week to get an EKG done. Can anyone help me with the correct dx code to use for this?
    Thanks for your help.

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    Because Trisonex is an (arsenic trioxide), look at your LCD L28255. This drug could cause various side effects: (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain), fatigue, swelling, hyperglycemia (an abnormal increased content of sugar in the blood), shortness of breath, cough, rash or itching, headache, and dizziness.
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