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  1. Default Sarcoidosis
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    Hi I am looking for a diagnosis code for Family History of Sarcoidosis.


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    Default Hope this helps?
    Sarcoidosis's code is 135, which is under Infectious and Parasitic Diseases in your Tabular List. SO, since it is a family history of, I would use V18.8, "Family history of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases". I believe that's as close as you're going to get.
    Vanessa Mier, CPC

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    Makes sense, thank you!

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