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    Default Status splenectomy

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    Hello all,

    Can anyone help me to find out icd 9 cm code for Status post Auto immune thrombocytopenia and status post Splenectomy?

    Thanks in advance.

    Nalini CPC

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    What about V12.3 for Status post Auto immune thrombocytopenia and V45.79 status post Splenectomy.
    Julianne Sheetz, CPC

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    Thank you for your response.I agree V12.3 but i not satisfy with V45.79.....

    Nalini CPC

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    Default Splenectomy!

    I know this is an old post however just incase anyone else runs across this V45.79 is correct for a splenectomy. If you look up absence of spleen its under aquired.

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    Default Splenectomy

    Thank you for the additional response!

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