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    Loma Linda

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    I am new to Cardiology and need to know how to code the EKG for Ventricular pacing?? how do you look that ID9 code up? would I also use V45.01?

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    can code 427.89 first;
    V45.01 may be coded as a later diagnosis;

    Stress tests EKGs are not paid with V45.01;

    But don't give 794.31 as this requires ECG copy to be sent too.

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    Thanks a lot that helps

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