posted by liu
The patient, 78-year-old female with NIDDM, is seen in the physician’s office today for evaluation of a left heel wound. After evaluation, the physician diagnosed the patient with diabetic foot ulcer due to peripheral vascular disease. The physician performed a non-excisional debridement of the wound and referred the patient to a specialist for further monitoring.
What are the ICD-9 codes for this scenario? Requires 3 diagnosis codes and 1 procedure code.
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