Kimberly Posted 5 Year(s) ago
Diagnosis: Painful deforming transverse abdominal wall scar
Procedure: excision and revision of abdominal wall scar x 3
Patient had at the same time incisional hernia repair and umblical hernia repair.
SuperCoder Posted 5 Year(s) ago
Complex repairs are often reconstructive procedures and include the creation of a defect to be repaired (for instance, excision of the scar and subsequent closure).
Use codes 13101,13101-59,13101-59 if the size of wound is 2.6 cm to 7.5 cm
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