Rebeka Posted Tue 10th of June, 2014 18:03:59 PM
A patient comes in with dysuria and has a urinalysis that shows WBC and bacteria, A urine culture and it shows a UTI. I know the primary diagnosis is 599.0 but would the admitting be 788.1, dysuria? Thank you!
SuperCoder Answered Wed 11th of June, 2014 13:28:14 PM
Yes, you are right that admitting diagnosis would b 788.1, dysuria.