Diagnosis and anesthesia codes

How the inpatient coder abstracts chart 7th character for an episode of care for injuries, poisoning, and burns, and 7th character to include healing status of fractures. A two month old infant is brought to the operating room for repair of coarctation on the aorta with a pump oxygenator. anesthesia is provided by an anesthesiologist. The infant is in critical condition and may not survive, assign the correct diagnosis and anesthesia codes, including physical status, level 1 and level 2 modifiers and qualifying conditions for this procedure.

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