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Old 05-24-2010, 12:32 AM
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Default Urgent Question: Fetal distress secondary to cord compression


Do very little OB--filling in!

If a healthy full term newborn is delivered via c-section because of fetal distress/cord compression, where (if anywhere) do these diags gom Mom or baby?

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Old 05-26-2010, 04:44 PM
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Use 663.21 as your primary dx for the delivery.
Tesja Erickson, CPC, CPMA COBGC, CEMC
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