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Week 2 Chapter 6 Infectious and Parasitic Diseases Assignment CaseStudyInstructions: Review each case study and select the correct ICD-10-CM diagnostic code. “Please be aware that whenan answer consists of more than one code, there will be an answer blank for each code.”Case 1:S: A 55-year-old male presents today with severe abdominal pain, nausea, andvomiting, persistent over the last 24 hours. Diarrhea has developed, and abdominalcramping is also present. The patient states that he cannot keep anything down. Uponquestioning, he states that he attended a neighborhood clambake and ate at least onedozen raw clams. No over-the-counter (OTC) medications were tried because thepatient cannot keep anything down.O: pleasant, alert gentleman who appears in mild discomfort.Viral signs:Temp-99,pulse-70, resp-22, BP-120/75.Skin:Warm and ClammyHEENT:Unremarkable except for dryness around conjunctiva and the mouth. Thepatient appears slightly dehydrated.

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