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Coding => Coding => Topic started by: Yesica on July 28, 2010, 11:15:01 AM

Title: Need Help
Post by: Yesica on July 28, 2010, 11:15:01 AM
Am not a coder but I need some input in this.I need help with diagnosis coding for undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis. Thanks everybody.
Title: Re: Need Help
Post by: oneround on July 28, 2010, 04:23:37 PM
Based upon the informtaion provided and not looking at the charts I'd review code

714.9 Unspecified inflammatory polyarthropathy

Excludes
polyarthropathy NOS (716.5)
Also applicable to/known as
Inflammatory polyarthropathy or polyarthritis NOS
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index Entries That Refer To 714.9
Title: Re: Need Help
Post by: Yesica on July 28, 2010, 04:59:22 PM
Thank you.