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    Default Secondary Cataract

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    Patient developed a cataract secondary to chronic silicone oil. Patient had a previous cataract surgery w/insertion of IOL as well as previous vitrectomy on the same eye.

    I'm looking at 997.99, 366.50 & V43.1

    Any other suggestions?

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    How about an E code indicating adverse reaction.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    Thank you for the input.

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