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    Question Follow up on lab results
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    Am concerned on what would the first-list diagnosis be.
    the scenario is
    CC: Follow up for lab results
    No HPI documented,
    PMhx states patient has hypertension. CBC results are reviewed here.
    Impression and plan: labs ordered-creatinine and GTT and diet and exercise discussed.

    What diagnosis can be appropriate in such scenario?
    V67.9 or V67.59 or is there a better one. Please give your valuable opinion.

    Waiting for reply...
    Shirley K.C, BPT, CPC - H
    Have a nice day!

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    I'm am having same issue I am not sure how to code a follow up for labs that were abnormal. is there a way to establish a level ?

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