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Topic Originator: jodie
Post Date February 8, 2006 @ 2:44 PM
icd-9 code v45.89

February 8, 2006 @ 2:44 PM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

can you use v codes for a primary diagnosis for a workers comp claim?

February 20, 2006 @ 8:18 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

V45.89 can not be used as a principle dx code. The key at the bottom of the page in your ICD-9 book states that. Some V codes can be used as a principle dx.

February 21, 2006 @ 9:43 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

You can cross check your codes with Code It Right on

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