Go Back   AAPC Forum > Medical Coding > Diagnosis Coding
Forum Rules FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Thread Tools
Old 05-06-2012, 07:30 PM
nyyankees nyyankees is offline
True Blue
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Long Island/New York
Posts: 1,274
nyyankees is on a distinguished road
Default Combo code

Does 410.10 cover acute anterior myocardial infarction complicated by hypotension or should I code the hypotension as well?
Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2012, 11:26 PM
ollielooya ollielooya is offline
True Blue
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Everett, WA
Posts: 869
ollielooya is on a distinguished road

Hi, I don't know if this well help you at all since it is old information, but it could enlighten the path to verify whether or not to assign a code from the 458 series. See p. 2 and 3. There must be some updated information from CPT Assistant but do not have access at this time. This is not my specialty, but am very much interested in correct followup.

Suzanne E. Byrum CPC
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Disclaimer: Although AAPC staff members will monitor these forums periodically, we cannot be responsible for the information posted herein, nor guarantee its accuracy. Our members may discuss various subjects related to medical coding, but none of the information should replace the independent judgment of a physician for any given health issue. Please note that the opinions expressed here do not necessarily reflect those of AAPC.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:58 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ?2015, AAPC