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Old 02-09-2011, 09:49 AM
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Default edematous mucosa in duodenum

Does anyone know what diagnosis would be appropriate for edematous mucosa in duodenum?

Patient had colonoscopy with cold biopsy.

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Old 02-09-2011, 12:47 PM
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Have you looked at 537.89?
A. McCormick, CPC, CGSC
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Old 02-09-2011, 02:20 PM
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Yes you can code 537.89(Other specified disorder of stomach and duodenum) for edematous mucosa in duodenum.

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