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  1. Default hypoglycemia in diabetes
    Medical Coding Books
    Hi All,

    Please suggest me the ICD for hypoglycemia in diabetes

    thanks in advance,

    Sreenivas Sajja

  2. Default Diabetic Hypoglycemia

    ICD for Hypoglycemia in Diabetes is 250.80

    Niveditha Antoniraj,CPC-A

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    Quote Originally Posted by niveditha View Post

    ICD for Hypoglycemia in Diabetes is 250.80

    Niveditha Antoniraj,CPC-A
    Don't you need an additional code when using 250.80?

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    What if the patient has DM and hypoglycemia but there is no "due to" mentioned? This is a discrepency we are having amongst our coders.

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