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Topic Originator: Cathy
Post Date July 6, 2015 @ 3:17 AM
Medical Coding Questions


Cathy
July 6, 2015 @ 3:17 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Please if someone can answer the following for me: Thanks!


What are the codes for patient admitted with anemia due to carcinoma of sigmoid colon with metastasis to bone?
ICD-9=285.22
ICD-9=153.3
ICD-9=285.29
ICD-9=198.5

Using ICD-10 codes, code the following scenario, a patient admitted with anemia due to carcinoma of sigmoid colon with metastasis to bone.
ICD-10=C18.9
ICD-10=C18.7
ICD-10=D63.8
ICD-10=C79.51

Using ICD-9. Hypertensive heart and chronic renal disease stage 3 with acute on chronic systolic congestive heart failure? Click all that apply.
404.91
585.3
428.20
428.0
Using ICD-10. Hypertensive heart and chronic renal disease stage 3 with acute on chronic systolic congestive heart failure? Click all that apply.
I13.0
N18.3
I50.20
I50.9

For outpatient claims how is reimbursement determined?
APC
OCE
DRG
MSDRG
Excision of pilonidal cyst?
11770
11771
11772
11779

Faizan
July 6, 2015 @ 7:12 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

1- When a patient is admitted for anemia due to a neoplasm and the treatment is directed toward the anemia, utilize the code 285.22.

2- C18.7 + D63.0

3- 404.91 + 585.3

4- I13.0 + N18.3 + I50.23

5- The following methods are widely employed by
public and private payers for outpatient services:

" Ambulatory payment groupings (APGs)
" Ambulatory payment classifications (APCs)
" Medicare ambulatory surgery center
(Medicare ASC)

6- Its depend on condition.

Excision of pilonidal cyst or sinus; simple: 11770
Excision of pilonidal cyst or sinus; extensive: 11771
Excision of pilonidal cyst or sinus; complicated: 11772

and 11779 code does not exist.

Clinical Info Solution
January 17, 2018 @ 3:21 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

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AMIT JOSHI
July 14, 2015 @ 1:54 PM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Hi Cathy,

The company is not responding. I have already applied to them..


Thanks,
Amit



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