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Coding => Coding => Topic started by: Yesica on November 20, 2009, 12:04:18 PM

Title: Prediabetic
Post by: Yesica on November 20, 2009, 12:04:18 PM

Hello,

Does anybody know if theres a dx code for prediabetic.

Thanks for any inputs.
Title: Re: Prediabetic
Post by: margemib on November 20, 2009, 03:22:09 PM
I came up with 790.29
pre-diabetes NOS
check it out.
Title: Re: Prediabetic
Post by: oneround on November 20, 2009, 03:47:48 PM
Abnormal Glucose Tolerance (prediabetes)   790.2
Title: Re: Prediabetic
Post by: Yesica on November 20, 2009, 05:49:43 PM
Thanks for the help.
Title: Re: Prediabetic
Post by: Michele on November 20, 2009, 06:35:38 PM
790.2 requires the fifth digit.  The 790.29 is the right fifth digit for the pre-diabetes.

Title: Re: Prediabetic
Post by: oneround on November 20, 2009, 06:41:59 PM
cprrect 790.29 is pre-nos