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Scalp Swelling

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    Can we code 784.2 for scalp swelling?? If not kindly let me know the correct ICD.

    Thanks in advance

    Dr. Poonam

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    That appears to be the appropriate code
    784.2 Swelling, mass, or lump in head and neck

    the only other option would appear to be:
    782.2 Localized superficial swelling, mass or lump
    (subcutaneous nodules)

    Hope this helps,
    Anthony McCallum, CPC, CIRCC, CPC-I, CCS

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