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    Default Dx Bariatric Assessments for surgery clearance

    Hi, what dx code should be used for bariatric assessments when there is no axis I dx?

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    V79.9 special screeing unspecified mental disorder

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    Thanks...I had the same question and just found this posting with the answer already in it, so it saves me time from posting my own question and waiting for a response

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