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Epidermal Inclusion Cyst

L Posted Mon 29th of February, 2016 00:22:32 AM

How would I code the following:
DIAGNOSIS: Right distal ring finger epidermal inclusion cyst and erosion of the distal phalanx secondary to saucerization by the epidermal inclusion cyst.

PROCEDURE:
1.Removal of epidermal inclusion cyst.
2.Incision and curettage of the cyst formation in the distal phalanx and grafting with crouton allograft.

SuperCoder Answered Tue 01st of March, 2016 04:12:35 AM

Hello! here are your codes:
ICD-10 codes:
1. L72.0 -for Right distal ring finger epidermal inclusion cyst.
2. M85.841 -for erosion of the distal phalanx.

CPT codes:
1. 10040 -for removal of epidermal inclusion cyst.
2. 26210 -for Incision and curettage of the cyst formation in the distal phalanx.

THANKS

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