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    What is the correct code for postpartum vaginal bleeding?

    Thanks for any help.

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    What is the correct code for postpartum vaginal bleeding?

    Thanks for any help.
    That depends on a few factors. Is this within 24 hourse after delivery? Or is it happening later in the postpartum period? Is this outside of the standard 6 week postpartum period? Is is spotting or more like hemorrhage?
    Arlene J. Smith, CPC, CPMA, CEMC, COBGC

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