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    Default Diabetes Type 2 Uncontrolled with PAD

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    DM Type 2 Uncont with PAD - should this be coded 250.72 and 443.81?
    Last edited by Pom2; 09-17-2010 at 08:27 AM.

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    Default DM II with PAD

    You would code both codes in this instance. When you look up code 250.7 in the ICD-9 book it states that the underlying condition should be coded also.
    I hope this helps!

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