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    Any Suggestions For An Icd-9 Code For Easy Bruising?
    Thanks, Shelly

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    Default easy bruising

    for lack of a better code you could use 709.8 - Other specified disorders of skin

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    Just out of curiosity, why not 924.x?

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    Our Office Was Torn Between Unspecified Contusion And Spontaneous Ecchymosis...

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    I like 782.7 or 459.89 and they are both coverd ICD-9's for protime.

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    So what was the outcome of the ICD-9 for easy bruising?

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    Default easy bruising

    We use 782.7 at our clinic

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    We were told to use 782.9.
    Tuffy

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    Default easy bruising

    We also use 782.7 spontaneous ecchymoses.

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