L Posted Mon 29th of February, 2016 00:12:15 AM
How would I code the following:
DIAGNOSIS: AVN, lateral femoral condyle, with normal appearing articular surface.
PROCEDURE: Left knee diagnostic scope and retrograde drilling of lateral femoral condyle.
I was thinking 29874 but don't think that is inclusive of the drilling.
SuperCoder Answered Tue 01st of March, 2016 08:46:07 AM
DIAGNOSIS: AVN, lateral femoral condyle M87.059
PROCEDURE: CPT code 29877.