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    Can anyone tell me the code for septic thrombophlebitis?

    Thanks for any help.

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    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    Go to the coding guidelines and follow the instruction for sepsis with a localized infection, code underling infection first then the sepis and then last the thrombophlebitis

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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