Results 1 to 4 of 4

Dx Help

  1. #1
    Default Dx Help
    Exam Training Packages
    What Icd-9 would you use for dialted aortic root?

    your help is appreciated in advance..

  2. Red face Edit question
    Have you tried putting a -59 on the 93624 and the 34201?
    According to CodeCorrect your dx and cpt's are matching.

  3. Default
    Quote Originally Posted by yvette31 View Post
    What Icd-9 would you use for dialted aortic root?

    your help is appreciated in advance..
    Hi,
    Say, for example an iliac artery stenosis being the root cause effecting the arterial varicosity till the bifurcating roots and aneurysmal bulges at certain prone areas, etc, one can code the actual reason behind - May be a 442.2-
    Last edited by lavanyamohan; 09-18-2008 at 03:31 AM.

  4. #4
    Location
    Greeley, Colorado
    Posts
    2,045
    Default
    What about 441.9?
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?

Login

Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.