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    Default Steroid dependent asthma

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    Need your help on how you would code "Steroid Dependant Asthma" I was told 493.00; 304.61; E932.0 What do you think?

    Last edited by cld; 10-14-2010 at 07:46 PM.

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    There is a coding clinic on this.
    July 1985 page 8

    Basically if there is no mention of the side effects due to steroids, just code the asthma.

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