ICD-10 Challenge August 14, 2015

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ICD-10 Challenge August 14, 2015

Postby admin » Thu Aug 13, 2015 12:45 pm

Identify the proper code(s) for: Vaginal delivery with fourth-degree perineal laceration.
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Re: ICD-10 Challenge August 14, 2015

Postby admin » Thu Aug 20, 2015 12:24 pm

The correct answer is O70.3

RATIONALE: The main term in the Alphabetic Index is Delivery, subterms complicated by, laceration, perineum, fourth degree, resulting in code O70.3
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