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    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.

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

    your help is appreciated in advance..
    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 02:31 AM.

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    Greeley, Colorado
    What about 441.9?
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

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