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ICD9 for clogged PICC line

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    Default ICD9 for clogged PICC line
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    Need other's opinions. PICC line is clogged and line is flushed with heparin. What dx code would be appropriate?

    Thanks for any help.

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    How about 996.74--Other complications of internal prosthetic device, implant, and graft--due to other vascular implant and graft??

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