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    Question E coding..!!
    Clearnace Sale
    Hello ...
    Could anyone Ecode this scenario...
    This is a 9-month-old male whose father states that he was carrying and he tripped and fell and the baby's left side of his face hit the sidewalk causing an abrasion.

    Dx - Head injury and abrasions on the baby's face..
    Shirley K.C, BPT, CPC - H
    Have a nice day!

  2. #2
    I would go with E888.8

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    Milwaukee WI
    Default E888.1
    I'd go with E888.1 because child did "strike" the sidewalk, causing the abrasion.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CPC-E/M

  4. #4
    I agree with E888.1

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