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    if the dr documents osteoarthrosis in both the 1. the knee and 2. other specified sites, must you use the 5th digit of "9" multiple sites, or is it more appropriate to code each individual site? thanks!

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    Apr 2007


    I'm new at this but I used 715.99 the other day and the claim was denied.

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    there is no 715.99, did u mean 715.98?

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