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    Hi all,

    How do you code " elevated alphafetoprotein"(ICD).The patient is a is 63 year old male.
    Sreenivas Sajja

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    I'm looking at 790.99.

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    you may get a better response if you post in the right forum... please add this to the diagnosis posts..... this is for employment discussions

    thank you

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    I'd go with 795.89

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    Quote Originally Posted by srinivas r sajja View Post
    I'd go with 795.89
    795.89 does sound more specific for liver disease and testicular malignancy screening in a male. Good catch, Srinivas!

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