PRP Alliance

Month: July 2017

PRP and Diagnostic Coding

From the Editor… When the clinical observations of a dermatologist are supported by a biopsy prepared by a dermatopathologist, a diagnosis of pityriasis rubra pilaris is  rendered and the diagnostic code L44.0 entered into the patient’s medical record. The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is an essential element in every medical record. The ICD code is important for health insurance reimbursement, administration, epidemiology (the …

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PRP, Ears and Impaired Hearing

From the Editor The PRP Survival Guide is designed to be a repository of experiences and insights shared by PRP patients and their caregivers. Collectively, the PRP community possesses a wealth of practical knowledge about pityriasis rubra pilaris. Only we are best positioned to harvest that knowledge. Share what you have learned about PRP, ears and impaired hearing. Share articles you …

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