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POST OP COMPLICATION

Cristina Posted Tue 14th of July, 2020 14:26:45 PM
ONE OF MY SURGEONS WANTS TO KNOW WHAT IS THE DEFINITION OF A POST OP COMPLICATION? AND CAN SHE BILL SUBSEQUENT VISITS UNDER THE GLOBAL PERIOD OF A SURGERY WHEN SHE IS SEEING THE SAME PATIENT WITH A DIFFERENT DIAGNOSIS.
SuperCoder Answered Wed 15th of July, 2020 04:15:11 AM
Hi Cristina The problem s affecting patients after the surgery are the post op complications Post-Op complications may either be general or specific to the type of surgery undertaken and should be managed with the patient's history in mind Common general postoperative complications include postoperative fever infection atelectasis embolism and...

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