Health Information Management

Brush up on hemorrhoid coding: Know types, treatments

Briefings on APCs, March 1, 2011

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Hemorrhoids are the great unmentionable in our list of ailments. Some people never suffer from them; for others, they cause excruciating pain. As a coder, you must understand the different types of hemorrhoids and their treatments to code correctly for this malady.

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