Hcr 220 Determining Diagnosis Code Categories

Hcr 220 Determining - physician orders an EKG to rule out a possible cardiac event Diseases of the Circulatory System – Codes 390-459 Being that

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A 68-year-old male presents to the office complaining of pronounced weakness on the right side of his body and slurred speech for the past 24 hours. Based on the examination, the physician orders an MRI to investigate a possible transient ischemic attack. Symptoms. Signs, and Ill-Defined Conditions – Codes 780-799 The patient was complaining of pronounced weakness on his right side. Also slurred speech for the past 24 hours. This falls under this category until the results are back from the MRI. e A 44-year-old male presents to the office complaining of intermittent chest pain. The
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Unformatted text preview: physician orders an EKG to rule out a possible cardiac event. Diseases of the Circulatory System – Codes 390-459 Being that the physician wants to rule out cardiac event , given that the patient complained of chest pains. e A 72-year-old diabetic female exhibits a non-healing wound on her left foot. Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue – Codes 680-709 She can see the wound meaning it was on the skin. This falls under infection, inflammations, and other diseases of the skin....
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This note was uploaded on 07/16/2011 for the course HEALTHCARE HCR220 taught by Professor Inc during the Summer '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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Hcr 220 Determining - physician orders an EKG to rule out a possible cardiac event Diseases of the Circulatory System – Codes 390-459 Being that

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