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orthostatic hypertension

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    Central Dallas
    Default orthostatic hypertension
    Medical Coding Books
    What is the best diagnosis code to use for orthostatic hypertension? Any suggestions? Thanks in advance.

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    I would use 401.1 for orthostatic hypertension. Hope this helps!

    Teresa Collins, CPC

  3. Wink 2009 ICD-9-CM pg 154
    Under "Hypertension, Hypertensive see (orthostatic) 401.0 401.1 401.9

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