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Causes of Obesity, Treatment for Obesity, ICD-10 codes for obesity

ICD-10 Codes for Obesity

Obesity isn’t just a cosmetic concern. It is a medical problem that increases your risk of other diseases and health problems, such as heart

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ICD-10 codes for gout, symptoms of gout, Treatment for gout, Idiopathic gout, Lead-induced gout, Drug-induced gout

ICD-10 Codes for Gout

Gout is a common and complex form of arthritis. Gout symptoms may come and go, but there are ways to manage symptoms & prevent

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ICD-10 code for fever, Treatment for Fevers, Symptoms of Fevers

ICD-10 Codes for Fevers

Fevers generally go away within a few days. A number of over-the-counter medications lower a fever, but sometimes it’s better left untreated. Commonly used

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Member of the Month: Jessica Halliday

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Advice From a CCC®

AAPC member Crystal DeMario, CPC, CIRCC, CASCC, CCC, is the senior coding manager for a vascular care and cardiovascular care company. She’s been with the organization for over 16 years,

Coding Inpatient and Observation Services in 2023

AAPC leadership answers your questions about reporting and auditing hospital inpatient and observation services in 2023. Attendees at AAPC’s AUDITCON, Nov. 3-4, 2022, came loaded with questions about the coding