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    Just wanted to know what dx code should be used for brain mass? Would 348.89 or 239.6 be appropriate? Any help woud be appreciated. Thanks.

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    Columbus GA


    Where and how is it being used?

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    i'd go with 348.9

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    New Delhi, India


    How about 784.2, that's what I usually take. Please advise if I am wrong and how.
    Girish Dadhich, CPC

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    784.2 is for intracranial
    mass- specified organ NEC- SEE-disease of specified organ or site
    disease -brain - 348.9

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