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    Pt had an MRA neck....clinical hx: vertigo, hearing loss, alteration of consciousness.

    Impression: Tortuous high cervical internal carotid arteries, right greater than left.

    I initially coded it with 447.1. Got denial as MCR does not cover that dx code. They do cover 780.4...would it be appropriate to change dx to 780.4?


    Thanks.

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    Anyone????

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    Help, please!!!

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    Any advice would be greatly appreciated:-) Thanks!!

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