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Posted By lana on 01-09-2007, 18:00:00 in Ob-Gyn

-----Original Message-----
From: L. Flatt [mailto:lflatt@cookevilleobgyn.com]
Sent: Monday, January 08, 2007 5:45 PM
To: CODING LIST/OB/GYN (obgyn@codelist.net)
Subject: h/o macrosomia


need diagnosis code for 38 week OB pt who had ultrasound because of
PREVIOUS macrosomia

Comments (5)
Posted By Tim on 01-12-2007, 03:42:00
It is if the uterus is size > dates in this pregnancy. Thats the point of the question and its always better to use non V codes if they are appropriate.
Tim
Posted By lana on 01-10-2007, 12:49:00
my messages are really slow. your answer and my 2nd request crossed. I got
your answer after I sent the 2nd request. Thanks.
Posted By Tim on 01-10-2007, 04:23:00
Is the uterus size greater than dates 656.63 ?
Tim
Posted By lana on 01-09-2007, 19:33:00
Thank you very much. I looked at that. Thanks for the confirmation on a
low brain cell day.
Posted By jan on 01-09-2007, 19:19:00
In a message dated 1/9/2007 2:14:48 PM Central Standard Time,
Nielynco@aol.com writes:

> >> need diagnosis code for 38 week OB pt who had ultrasound because of
>> PREVIOUS macrosomia
>
>
> That would be V23.4.
>

Need a fifth digit, V23.49

Jan Rasmussen, CPC, ACS-OB, ACS-GI
Professional Coding Solutions
715.595.4278
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