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    Default diagnosis code for gram negative herpetic tracheobronchitis

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    hello, can sumone give me some guidance on how to code gram negative herpetic tracheobronchitis. this is for inpatient hospital coding.

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    Ok, so i know that it says you posted this about three years ago but for others who run across this question and are curious themselves, like i was, i ended up using 054.79.

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    appreciate it. I scan these forums and it can be frustrating when you think you're close to the answer, but it just doesnt happen
    Melissa Tescher, CPC, CPMA, CEMC Compliance and Coding Specialist
    Willamette Valley Professional Services member National Advisory Board 2013-2015

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