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Old 12-14-2011, 02:11 PM
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Can anyone give me the code for lip swelling?

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Old 12-14-2011, 03:46 PM
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how about 782.3?
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Old 12-14-2011, 04:22 PM
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I'd probably use 784.2
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Old 12-14-2011, 04:49 PM
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Old 12-14-2011, 07:00 PM
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Default swelling lips

is there an underlying cause for the lips to be swelling? if not i would use 784.2
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