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    Hello everyone. My physician has a patient that has sensitivity to sound. The patient is not deaf, just sensitive. What ICD 9 would I use?

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    What about 388.5?? I looked under disturbance, auditory and that is where I was led.
    Melissa Tescher, CPC, CPMA, CEMC Compliance and Coding Specialist
    Willamette Valley Professional Services member National Advisory Board 2013-2015

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    I was leaning towards 388.45, but I can also see 388.5. Thank you.

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