icd-9-cm medical coding help?

which icd-9-cm resource would provide assistance regarding interpreting tumor tissue type?

where is the hypertension table located in icd-9-cm?

outcome of delivery, follow-up, history, and vaccination are examples of icd-9-cm:

1. essential modifiers used to locate v-codes 2.main terms used to locate ecodes

3. main terms used to locate v codes 4. subterms used to locate e codes

please help me with the questions Thank you in advance

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  • 6 years ago
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    Answer 1- 2013 ICD-9-CM, Appendix A (MORPHOLOGY OF NEOPLASMS, page no- 1179) professional edition will provide you assistance, regarding interpreting tumor tissue type.

    Answer 2- You can find Hypertension table on pages 322-325 in 2013 ICD-9-CM, professional edition.

    a- There are no essential modifiers used to locate v-codes in ICD-9-CM.

    b- Main terms used to locate E codes depends on your search criteria in E codes section- Alphabetic index of ICD-9-CM book or software. For ex slip, accident, fall, tripped etc.

    c- To locate v codes in book or software you should use specific terms like vaccination, exposure, status, aftercare, history of and screening etc. Then, move to sub category and find appropriate code as required.

    d- To locate E codes one must broaden his/her search criteria or can use terms already discussed above

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  • 3 years ago

    What is the answer to the question, outcome of delivery, follow-up, history, and vaccination are examples of ICD-10-CM: what is the correct answer?

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  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

    outcome of delivery, follow-up, history, and vaccination are examples of icd-9-cm:

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