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    Hi all,

    Can u suggest me the DX for "contrast reaction"?

    thanks in advance

    Sreenivas Sajja

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    Hi

    I would suggest 977.8 is better dx for the contrast reaction as the dx it is mentioned as "Contrast media used for diagnostic procedures".Poisoning by other specified drugs and medicinal substances.

    Thanks
    HariHaran CPC

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    i think 977.8 is the correct code for your question

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