Bronchus, lung, and lymph node biopsies are often performed via a bronchoscopic technique. Sarah Nehring, BS, RHIT, CCS, CCDS , breaks down ICD-10-PCS coding for brush, transbronchial fine needle aspiration, and transbronchial forceps biopsies.
Malnutrition includes undernutrition, inadequate vitamins or minerals, overnutrition, obesity, and diet-related noncommunicable diseases. Inpatient coders must be familiar with clinical criteria and ICD-10-CM coding for this condition as it is frequently the focus of clinical validation audits. Note : To access this free article, make sure you first register here if you do not have a paid subscription.