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Lip Licker's Disease

  1. #1
    Default Lip Licker's Disease
    Medical Coding Books
    What Diagnosis Do You Get?

  2. #2
    Duluth, Minnesota
    what did you come up with?
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    Are they treating the dermatitis/effects of the behavior or is this an OCD kind of issue? I think you need more info to determine which way to go.

    Laura, CPC

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    I came up with perioral dermatitis. 695.3.

    what do you think.

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    oh yeah, I'm just working with the charge ticket. There's also a DX of polydisa, don't need help with that. Also looking at the registration side of the ticket, there's a coment of patient. Rash on the face. Does this help.

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    Duluth, Minnesota
    that's a good one, but I'd go with 692.89 unless they specifically state Rosacea (perioral dermatitis).
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    sounds good. thank you

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