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    I have a doctor that put seizure disorder would you use 345.90 or 780.39?

  2. #2
    Stuart, Florida
    Seizure Disorder codes to 354.9X, which actually states "Seizure disorder NOS" in the Tabular List if you take a look. If it is stated as just "seizure", you would then use 780.39. Also, under code 780.39, it states "Seizure NOS".

    Always check the Tabular section of your book. You'll find a lot, if not most, of your answers there.
    Vanessa Mier, CPC

  3. #3
    Kingsport, TN
    345.90 specifically states "disorder" but 780.39 only reads as "Seizure NOS". Based on this, my opinion is to use 345.90 if that is what the documentation reads. Hope this helps.

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    Does any one know... If a patient is leaving a psychiatric hospital to go have a colonoscopy
    and then coming back - Would that be V coded?

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