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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

ICD-10 Prep:

Enjoy Distinct Reporting Options For Hemothorax Next Year

Hint: Use same ICD-10 code if the diagnosis is hemopneumothorax. When your physician diagnoses hemothorax, you’ll be pleased to know that there is a very specific code for this condition in ICD-10 code unlike the generalized code that you have been using in ICD-9. ICD-9: You currently report a diagnosis of hemothorax with 511.89 (Other specified forms of effusion, except [...]

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