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Dx for mucosal contact headache

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    Default Dx for mucosal contact headache
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    I am having a problem trying to figure out a dx for mucosal contact headache. Does anyone out there have an idea on what ICD dx I should use for this? Best I can come to is 478.19. Any better codes out there?
    codermcdreamy CPC, CPC-H

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    I would think you would use 784.0 as the primary code......?

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