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    What DX code would you assign to thrombus involving he dialysis AV graft of the left arm.? Thanks

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    996.74
    Other Complications Due To Other Vascular Device, Implant, And Graft
    {Complication NOS occlusion NOS} {Embolism} {Fibrosis} {Hemorrhage} {Pain} {Stenosis} {Thrombus} due to (presence of) any device, implant and graft classifiable to 996.0-996.5
    Thanks,
    Sathiyavathi.T CPC

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    Quote Originally Posted by annettebec View Post
    What DX code would you assign to thrombus involving he dialysis AV graft of the left arm.? Thanks
    I suggest 996.73.

    HTH
    Danny L. Peoples
    CIRCC,CPC

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    Quote Originally Posted by annettebec View Post
    What DX code would you assign to thrombus involving he dialysis AV graft of the left arm.? Thanks
    I apologize for the mistake , i too suggest 996.73...for thrombus of dialysis graft.
    Thanks,
    Sathiyavathi.T CPC

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