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Dx code for Seasonal Affect Disorder

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    Default Dx code for Seasonal Affect Disorder
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    Does anyone have any suggestions on how to code for seasonal affect disorder?
    thanks!

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    Look in the the 301 codes since there is no specific code for SAD.

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    Our practice uses 296.99 Episodic Mood Disorder

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    We have been instructed to use 296.99 -- specified type NEC affective mood disorder

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