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ICD9 code is the diagnosis code and a CPT is the procedure code

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Q: What is the difference between an ICD9 code and a CPT code?
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What is the CPT code for Orthopnea?

Orthopnea is a symptom, not a procedure. It can have an ICD9 code but not a CPT code.

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99396 is a CPT code, not an ICD9 code. The ICD9 code you use will depend on the condition or reason for the visit.

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What is the cpt code for cervical dystonia?

CPT codes is the procedures codes done for the diagnosis. Here the diagnosis is cervical dystonia, so in order to find out diagnosis code you would have to look in the ICD9 codes book because it is diagnosis codes. Look up specific treatment for the cervical dystonia and then you can find the procedure in the CPT book.

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What is the name of the book used in the physician's office to code procedures?

The CPT manual, or Current Procedure Terminology manual, is the book used in teh physician's office to code procedure. It's companion is the ICD9 coding book.

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It depends on the reason the patient is receiving the treatment, for example bipolar, personality disorder ect. There is not one specific code that is to be used with 90862, it is a pharmacy management code, so it is basically asking you why the patient is taking medication.

Icd-9 and cpt crosswalk?

There is no simple ICD9 and CPT crosswalk. Many ICD9s can be associated with a given CPT, and vice versa. Some insurers will report acceptable ICD9s for a given CPT. For those, contact the insurer directly.

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And hpcps? CPT codes identify medical procedures and HCPCS are codes to identify various different medical supplies such as medications (J codes) and DME (durable medical equipment), etc.