A patient presented for administration of her first wasp venom injection. Ten minutes after the injection, the patient started to experience chest tightness and wheezing. In the diagnostic statement, the provider documented “Anaphylaxis due to hymenoptera venom.” What is the appropriate code for anaphylaxis due to wasp hymenoptera venom immunotherapy (VIT)?
AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS - 2020 Issue 1; Ask the Editor
Anaphylaxis due to Hymenoptera Venom Immunotherapy
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