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    Default Hi

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    Please suggest me the code for "mild degenerative facet hypertropy of L4-L5".

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    Apr 2007
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    Default Hypertrophy Lumbar

    We need to give "Spondylosis, Lumbar", 721.3 is the correct ICD.

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    I think the correct ICD code for mild degenerative facet hypertropy is 722.52(Degenerative)...

    Nalini CPC

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    Thank you
    I think i will go with 722.52.

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    i'd go with 721.3

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