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    Default diagnosis code for stable

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    can you code if a pt diagnosis is now stable such as "htn stable" ?
    Also can anyone know what is dx code for "pancreatic nodule'?

    Last edited by MsMaddy; 06-13-2008 at 08:48 PM.

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    If the patient has hypertension that is under control (stable) I would code 401.9. For pancreatic nodule I would use 577.9.

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    Smile Thank you

    Thank you very much for your response Lisa.


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