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Appropriate diagnosis for a shiley catheter

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    Default Appropriate diagnosis for a shiley catheter
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    Can a Shiley 36800 be coded with an indication for emergent dialysis for hyperkalemia? I was taught that you had to have a renal diagnosis.

    Sarah

    Sarah C. Heithaus, cpc

    Florida Gulf to Bay Anesthesiology

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    Last edited by sarah heithaus; 05-19-2011 at 03:09 PM. Reason: More to the point question

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