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ICD-10 codes are more comprehensive than ICD-9 codes and ensure more accurate data and record keeping. ICD-10 has alphanumeric codes instead of just numeric codes, contains five times as many diagnosis codes and nearly 1... More »

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ICD-9 medical codes are numeric and alphanumeric codes used for diagnosis, treatment and medical billing in the United States as of September 2015, explains MedicalBillingAndCoding.org. However, the United States is due ... More »

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According to ICD9Data, the ICD-9 code for pregnancy is V22.2. This is the code for a normal pregnancy with a single fetus. There are a number of additional ICD-9 codes related to pregnancy that specify a first pregnancy ... More »

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ICD-10 diagnosis codes are used by health care providers, researchers, policy-makers and insurers to identify, classify, analyze and monitor diseases and other health problems, explains the World Health Organization. The... More »

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Medicare ICD-9 codes and WHO ICD-10 codes differ in several ways, and ICD-10 codes are more accurate. WHO ICD-10 codes will replace the ICD-9 codes so the health care industry can accurately track mortality and morbidity... More »

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ICD Codes are a tool used by the World Health Organization to classify diseases, according to Medicaid.gov. ICD stands for International Classification of Diseases. Thus, ICD codes are codes for diseases, abnormal findin... More »

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A few ICD-9 diagnosis codes include 383.81 (postauricular fistula), 383.9 (mastoiditis nos) and 383.32 (postmastoid cholesteatma) according to the EICD software site. ICD-9 diagnosis codes can be looked up on the governm... More »

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