yeah that persistent stopped me from using it and i just used the fistula code. but anyway to capture that it was from the surgery. it did state how surgery was complicated by the fistula but just not persistent
Thats what i been doing and just coding weakness as primary. But i know the weakness is from the UTI and we were taught to code the cause of weakness.
thank you for you thoughts on these two. its been driving me nuts every one i get and we get alo…
most cases the GI bleed and anemia was resolved at the hospital and coming home care for weakness. i try to stay away from using weakness but thats what i been doing. we were always taught to code what was causing the weakness.