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    Unhappy lacrimal gland prolapse

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    Question: lacrimal gland prolapse - in this case bilateral and upper - Dx no problem but anyone know of a CPT code other than unlisted procedure for the correction (surgical repositoning and fixation of same)?

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    I am not a very experienced coder. But I was looking in the current CPT book for lacrimal gland procedures. The closest I could see was the 68899 code, unlisted procedure, lacrimal system, with a modifier 50 for bilateral??? I hope that helps.

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