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This 65-year-old chronic cigarette smoker for the past 40 years was admitted to the hospital with acute exacerbation of her chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. She has a history of anxiety syndrome due to hypothyrodism, and it maintained on medications for both the anxiety and the hypothyrodism. No symptomatology at the time of admission. On hospital day 2, she developed extreme anxiety and a psychiatric consultation was ordered. What codes are assigned in this case?
ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code(s) with POA Indicator and MS-DRG:________________
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