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Past issues of coding books

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    Question Past issues of coding books
    Medical Coding Books
    Does anyone know if the libraries have older editions of the ICD and CPT books? I am looking for surgical procedure codes...they are not in our lastest book? Thanks.

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    I usually keep one ICD-9 book and 1 cpt book. I think I can go back about 10 yrs. Sue

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    Deborah,

    Depending on how often you may need the books, you may find old copies on ebay or Amazon. I needed past year DRG books for a comparison I was doing, and found them for about $5-6 each for the last 10 years.
    Machelle Morningstar, CPC, COC, CEMC, COSC
    AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer

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    Thanks, I gal at the office across the street was looking for a procedure code from 2004 and her new books dont have vol. 3 in them. THanks again for your help.

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