Engorgement of breasts associated with childbirth, antepartum condition or complication
Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
Maternity Only Dx (12-55 years)
Female Only Dx
Short description: Breast engorge-antepart.
ICD-9-CM 676.23 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 676.23 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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