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    Need other opinions on diagnosis. Would this just be coded as abnormal electrocardiogram?

    Treadmill report reads: Electrocardiogram shows left axis deviation and an RSR prime in lead V2. She was injected with Lexican per protocol followed by radionuclide injection. She had no significant symptoms with Lexiscan injection and no significant ST changes were noted.

    Thank you.

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    Fort Smith, AR


    I would use abn electrocardiogram 784.31. The website we use states this includes radioisotope studies..

    Darla Sims, CPC, CPC-H

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