Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: edematous mucosa in duodenum

  1. #1

    Default edematous mucosa in duodenum

    Does anyone know what diagnosis would be appropriate for edematous mucosa in duodenum?

    Patient had colonoscopy with cold biopsy.

    Thank you.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Fayetteville, NC
    Posts
    300

    Default

    Have you looked at 537.89?
    A. McCormick, CPC, CGSC
    Walters Surgical Associates

  3. #3

    Default

    Hi,

    Yes you can code 537.89(Other specified disorder of stomach and duodenum) for edematous mucosa in duodenum.


    Regards,
    Nalini CPC

Similar Threads

  1. Kocherization of the Duodenum
    By philwjp in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-29-2014, 01:04 PM
  2. duodenum bx
    By chewri in forum Pathology & Clinical Laboratory
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-25-2013, 01:47 PM
  3. Kocherization of duodenum
    By vmansur in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-03-2013, 02:38 PM
  4. Dilation of the duodenum
    By MedCoder0911 in forum Gastroenterology
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 07-24-2010, 04:10 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •