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    I work for a large Ophthalmology/Optometry practice. We are discussing what the correct ICD-9 code for the condition "Pellucid Marginal Degeneration" would be. Is there anyone out there that could let us know what code they are using?
    Appreciate your help!

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    371.71 Or 371.48 u may consider any one of them as per tabular list.

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