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    One of my doctors gave a dx of "clotted AVG" and I do not know what ICD-9 code/s to use. Please help.

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    Alexandria, LA


    look at 996.7x codes. 996.73 if it's an AV dialysis graft.

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    You're also going to need to add the E87.99 to the 996.73 for clotted AV graft.

    Rhonda Talley, CPC

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