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  1. Rebeka Posted 4 Year(s) agoRelated Topics

    A patient is admitted to the hospital and has a diagnosis of cytomegalovirus and DDD. The patient also has HIV . Would I code 042 first as the principal diagnosis and then 078.50 and 722.52 and the secondary diagnosis? Also what would the DRG be? Thank you!

  2. SuperCoder Posted 4 Year(s) ago

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  4. SuperCoder Posted 4 Year(s) ago

    I agree with your coding. Report "042, 078.5, 722.52." DRG for the presented scenario is 976.

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  • Posted by 72980 Rebeka, 4 Year(s) ago. There are 4 posts. The latest reply is from SuperCoder.