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    Default BLOCKED TEAR DUCT Diagnosis

    Looking for the correct diagnosis code for Blocked Tear Duct

    Thanks in advance,

    Gina Little, CPC, CEMC

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    I think the correct code for BLOCKED TEAR DUCT is 375.69.

    Please check in tabular list, you'll get proper direction.

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    Thanks, that's what we thought

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    It's Dacryostenosis. If congenital, it is 743.65. If it's not congenital it is 375.56.

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