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Otolaryngology Coding Alert

Allergy Coding:
Beware of Bundles Before Filing an EAA Claim

Your diagnosis choice is simple, but procedures can cross up. Most allergy patients your otolaryngologist sees in the springtime might be treated for seasonal conditions, but don’t forget about another allergy situation: extrinsic allergic alveolitis, or EAA (495.x).  Several steps and multiple options are available when coding for EAA. Read on for details on how to successfully report the condition. [...]


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