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    Can anyone help me with a CPT code for "emetophobia", fear of vomiting? Thanks you all.

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    This is the diagnosis. I cannot help with a CPT code unless I know what was done.

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    I am so sorry I meant the diagnosis code, that's what I get for multi tasking. lol
    I have looked this up several different ways and cannot come up with anything, and just curious what others are using for this. Thanks and sorry again for the misunderstanding.

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    Default Phobia dx

    I would use 300.29 other isolated or specific phobias. No specific one for what you requested.

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    Thank you, I will try that.

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    Yes, I agree 300.29 is the appropriate diagnosis code. When ICD-10 is implemented, we will have specific codes for each diagnosis.

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