AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-9 - 2013 Issue 4; Volume 3 New/Revised ICD-9-CM Codes
Infusion of 4F-PCC
Effective October 1, 2013, code 00.96, Infusion of 4-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate, was created for the administration of this new blood clotting factor drug. KcentraTM is the first Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved 4-factor prothrombin complex concentrate (4F-PCC) for the urgent reversal of acquired coagulation factor deficiency induced by vitamin K antagonist (e.g., warfarin) therapy in adult patients with acute major bleeding. The drug contains blood clotting factors II, VII, IX and X, and Proteins C and S. Warfarin is an anticoagulant used to prevent blood clots from forming or growing larger in the blood and...
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