Melissa Posted Tue 10th of January, 2012 14:56:15 PM
septic prepatellar bursitis I looked at 727.2 but it does not idicate that it is septic?
SuperCoder Answered Fri 17th of February, 2012 11:50:52 AM
I would go with 726.65. ICD index for "septic" suggests -- Septic > sepsis > see condition.
The "condition" or disease leads to 726.65 (bursitis > prepatellar).