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Sleep Apnea Diagnostic Codes...?

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Anyone know where I can find the  Sleep Apnea CODES?

All of them I need them  to file secondary to PTSD

  They have this # Beside my diagnoses on Myhealthevet  (SCT) 73430006 and this maybe what I need?


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Just in case you need the VA disagnostic code: §4.97 - Schedule of ratings—respiratory system

6847   Sleep Apnea Syndromes (Obstructive, Central, Mixed):  
Chronic respiratory failure with carbon dioxide retention or cor pulmonale, or; requires tracheostomy 100
Requires use of breathing assistance device such as continuous airway pressure (CPAP) machine 50
Persistent day-time hypersomnolence 30
Asymptomatic but with documented sleep disorder breathing 0
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International Classification of Disease (ICD) are often used to diagnosis and billing.

Systemized Nomenclature of Medicine - Clinical Terms (SNOMED-CT) tie to medical terms used with electronic health records. I am not 100% certain, but I think some providers call them SCT for short.


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