Frederick Posted Tue 01st of November, 2011 19:09:08 PM
how do i find diagnosis codes for blood tests , example HTN ?
SuperCoder Answered Fri 17th of February, 2012 12:28:17 PM
Can you be little more specific? In general, in the ICD index, go to keyword Test, then see "blood". You will get multiple codes in V70-V72 range.
For HTN, you have a separate table under ICD index which will give you a list of HTN codes.