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Bleeding

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    How do you know which diagnosis to use. Doctor states abnormal uterine bleeding, dysfunctional uternie bleeding and menorrhagia. I'm guessing he is documenting all three because he isn't sure what the source of bleeding is.

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    Tesja Erickson, CPC, CPMA COBGC, CEMC
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    2012 AAPC Idaho Falls Chapter President
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    You should NEVER guess - query the provider? Make sure he documents accurately.

    Marybeth
    29 Palms Ca

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