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    Need help with this diagnoses. Metastatic colon CA to the liver and lungs. How would you code this ? LOKING AT 153.1 WITH 197.0 AND 197.7,? am I on the right path ?
    Last edited by codedog; 12-28-2011 at 11:56 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by trent123 View Post
    Need help with this diagnoses. Metastatic colon CA to the liver and lungs. How would you code this ? LOKING AT 153.1 WITH 197.0 AND 197.7,? am I on the right path ?
    I'd agree but do you have a specific site for colon? 153.1 is transverse.

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    oh thanks 153.1 came from doc office per booking , looking into report to see what kind of colon CA was, thanks

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