Forum - Questions & Answers

Jul 27th, 2016 - rphelps 615  1 

Colon polyps

How do you code a history of adenomatous polyps, Z86.010 or Z85.038.

Jul 27th, 2016 - Ritikasinha1 15 

re: Colon polyps

Z86.010 shud be the answer as if history is given then we shud consider it as personal not as family history unless it is decribed

Jul 28th, 2016 - rphelps 615  1 

re: Colon polyps

My question was should it be coded a hisory of colon polyps or a history of colon cancer since polyps are pre-cancerous.

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