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  1. #1
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    Apr 2007
    Richmond Virginia

    Default DX opinion

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    Foot xray
    reason for visit is "R/O fracture"
    no findings.



  2. #2


    Does the patient have foot pain?

  3. #3


    I would use patient's symptoms such as foot pain

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Richmond Virginia


    no symptoms listed just "R/O fracture"

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    If this was due to an accident then use the V71.x code that states following other accident. Other wise if unknown then use the V71.89

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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