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Bone, right femoral head

Annette Posted Wed 08th of July, 2020 04:51:26 AM
Bone, right femoral head for biopsy, total hip arthroplasty. degenerative joint disease. Gross; Right femoral head for biopsy. It consists of a partially flatted dome shaped 6.7 x6.2 x 4.5 cm femoral head with attached femoral neck tissue. The bone resection margin is yellow-tan.
SuperCoder Answered Thu 09th of July, 2020 04:16:22 AM

Hi Annette,

 

As per the provided documentation, the appropriate pathology code for femoral head examination will be 88304.

 

Thanks!

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