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Dx Help/ Double Elevator Palsy

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    Hi, I'm really hoping for some help with this Dx, the only code I can find that seems to fit is 374.31 but I don't feel too terribly confident in the code, would really appreciate any suggestions. The procedure the Dr performed was to transpose the medial and lateral rectus muscle to the superior rectus muscle. Thanks in advance for all suggestions offered.

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    Default Double Elevator Palsy
    Talk to you doctor about 378.31

    see this link

    Hope it helps
    Heather Winters, CPC, CFPC

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    Thanks Heather, I'll discuss this code and the information from the link you provided with our Doctor.

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