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    Can i code at the same time of visit in patient with CKD III as complication of the Diabetes Mellitus and the Doctor select in Health Risk Assesment Form Nepropathy, NOS , DM with Renal Manifestation and CKD III) 250.40/585.3/583.81 ??????

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    Apr 2007
    San Antonio, TX


    If I am reading this correctly the correct coding for DM with Renal manifestations (CKDIII) is 250.40 & 585.3.
    583.81 would appear to be redundant.
    In the Health risk assesment form 583.81 should be marked as NO.

    Hope this helps.
    Revenue Cycle Supervisor

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    Smile thank you

    Thanks for your help. I only was verified if i put the correct code because my supervisor toll me that i was wrong when i code only 250.40/585.3.

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