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Coding => Coding => Topic started by: Yesica on August 17, 2010, 02:23:21 PM

Title: Coding
Post by: Yesica on August 17, 2010, 02:23:21 PM
Hello everybody,

How would you code Vitamin b-12 malabsorption.

Thanks.
Title: Re: Coding
Post by: oneround on August 17, 2010, 04:00:40 PM
J3420 based upon the info you provided.  Make sure that it meets all LCD criteria supporting medical necessity
Title: Re: Coding
Post by: Yesica on August 17, 2010, 04:45:35 PM
Actually its for diagnosis code, sorry for not being specific.
Title: Re: Coding
Post by: oneround on August 17, 2010, 05:41:50 PM
look as code sedction 281.0 or 281.1