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Arm tingling ??

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    what ICD-9 everyone use ?? arm tingling. We need to get auth for MRI
    if you go to tingling 7820...I need more sophisticated code

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    is this an MRI of the c-spine? perhaps you could check with the doc and use radiculitis?

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    MRI brain
    thanks!

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    Quote Originally Posted by southbaymed View Post
    MRI brain
    thanks!
    Could it be 88.91?

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    782.0
    if the provider needs to go over the findings then do so
    otherwise 782.0 is it
    Quote Originally Posted by southbaymed View Post
    what ICD-9 everyone use ?? arm tingling. We need to get auth for MRI
    if you go to tingling 7820...I need more sophisticated code
    Rachele Porter, AS, CPC, CPC-H, CEDC
    no weapons formed against me shall prosper

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    Oh, I see I got ahead of myself. LOL
    I was already trying to code for an MRI.

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    thank you everybody. we will use 782.0 w/out hesitation !!!

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