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Ophthalmology Coding Alert

Reader Question:
Understand the Corneal Abrasion Dx Codes

Question: A new patient came in with pain, redness, and tearing in her right eye. She mowed the lawn earlier that day and thought she was just suffering from allergies, but later in the day she noticed that her vision was blurred and she developed a headache. On examination, the physician diagnosed a corneal abrasion in the right eye. Which ICD-10 [...]