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Radiology Coding Alert

ICD-10:
Complications Will Correspond to Your Gastric Ulcer ICD-10 Options

Heads up: You won’t always have a one-to-one match. When your radiologist performs a GI study, he can often discover gastric ulcers — which means you’ve got to apply the appropriate diagnosis code. A common factor for the diagnosis coding for gastric ulcer in ICD-9 and ICD-10 is that your choice is guided by the presenting complications in both the [...]