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    Default lip swelling

    Can anyone give me the code for lip swelling?

    thanks for any help.

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    how about 782.3?

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    I'd probably use 784.2

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    784.2
    Melissa Tescher, CPC, CPMA, CEMC Compliance and Coding Specialist
    Willamette Valley Professional Services member National Advisory Board 2013-2015

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    Default swelling lips

    2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Book
    is there an underlying cause for the lips to be swelling? if not i would use 784.2

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