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Fibroarthrosis icd-9 code

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    Default Fibroarthrosis icd-9 code
    Medical Coding Books
    Help!
    Trying to find the correct ICD-9 for Fibroarthroisis; hip
    Dr. says its like an adhesive capsulitis but in the hip

    Thanks!

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    look at 718.55

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    Quote Originally Posted by HOLMQUIST View Post
    Help!
    Trying to find the correct ICD-9 for Fibroarthroisis; hip
    Dr. says its like an adhesive capsulitis but in the hip

    Thanks!
    In the index its 726.5 but when u check tabular is giving a different meant
    txs sauka
    Last edited by sauka; 10-31-2011 at 03:50 PM.

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    Default biller and coder
    Hi
    I couldn't find a code for Fibro but I did I found a code for Capsulitis in hip which is 726.5. see if that helps you.

    Mona T. CPC-A

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    Default medical and coder
    I just found another code for you 718.55. I'm also agree with another person. Now you have two codes and now you can either show it to other coders or you can go to the doc.

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