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E/M & V codes

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    If you have a patient that had cancer 5yrs ago that is being followed yearly with no new problem, would you use a v code for history of or use past diagnosis?

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    If the cancer is no longer in evidence then you code with a V code for hx of.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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