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Chronic Pruritus Ani J014
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Current RMA Instruments:
|Reasonable Hypothesis SOP||75 of 2010|
|Balance of Probabilities SOP||76 of 2010|
Changes from Previous Instruments:
- ICD-9-CM Codes: 698.0
- ICD-10-AM Codes: L29.0
Is specific diagnostic evidence required to apply the SOP? – No.
Are there sub-factors that require specific information? – No.
Additional diagnoses covered by SOP
Conditions not covered by SOP
Psychogenic pruritus ani, ICD code 306.3.
If, after applying the above information, you are unable to confirm the diagnosis, you should then:
- seek medical officer advice about further investigation, or;
- generate a diagnostic report, or;
- re-encode the condition, if appropriate.
The following investigations may be useful in establishing the diagnosis.
- Report from treating doctor