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colon polyps and thrombophilia testing Icd9

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    help... can anyone tell me what Icd9 code to use for hyperplastic colon polyp and thrombophilia testing screening .thanks
    Last edited by kathleen smith; 10-16-2008 at 10:30 AM. Reason: delete
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    I was looking this up and my MD walked in, so I asked her if a hyperplastic colon polyp is benign and she said yes. I will use 211.3 for the polyp. I don't do thrombophilia testing, so I don't know that answer.
    Heidi Thompson, CPC

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    V78 special screening for disorders of blood and blood-forming organs:
    v78.8 other disorders
    Mileidy Cobo RN,CPC.

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    What about 790.92 or 286.9 for thrombophilia since its a coagulation defect

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