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Mucus

Definition: The viscous secretion of mucous membranes. It contains mucin, white blood cells, water, inorganic salts, and exfoliated cells.

Body System: General

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: mucus

CodeDescription
P24.10 Neonatal aspiration of (clear) amniotic fluid and mucus without respiratory symptoms
P24.11 Neonatal aspiration of (clear) amniotic fluid and mucus with respiratory symptoms
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