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    Does anyone know the ICD 9 code that should be used to report muscle tension dysphonia? Thank you in advance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AnneCline View Post
    Does anyone know the ICD 9 code that should be used to report muscle tension dysphonia? Thank you in advance.

    I think you should just code it as dysphonia (784.42). I think the dx implies that the muscle tension was probably contributing to the dysphonia.

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