Suspicious, Probable, Likely Diagnoses
5/14/20 Progress note- Sepsis, suspicious of infective endocarditis. Lactobacillus Bacteremia no clear evidence of vegetation. TEE in AM.
5/14/20 DC summary - Presented to the hospital for GNR+ blood cultures. ID recommended TEE to further evaluate for endocarditis with vegetation or abscess on valves. Cardiology unable to complete TEE d/t transfer to tertiary facility.Sepsis, Lactobacillus Bacteremia, Status post aortic valve replacement, S/P CABG, CAD
Do you think we should code or query the for Sepsis d/t suspicious infective endocarditis?