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Updated ICD Diagnosis Code List

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

NC Medicaid has updated its ICD-10 diagnosis code list.

Diagnosis code K35.891 (other acute appendicitis without perforation, with gangrene) has been added as an acceptable ICD-10 diagnosis code effective Oct. 1, 2018.

Previously submitted claims that denied for this diagnosis may be refiled by the provider for processing.

(MP 19.156)

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GDIT, (800) 688-6696