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Excision of necrotic tissue and pedicle flap

Eva Posted Wed 11th of March, 2015 16:37:24 PM

pt had history of pilonidal cyst excision now coming in for excisional necrotic tissue going down the sacrum with mobilization of rhomboid flap...what code would we use? no mention of pilonidal cyst during the procedure.

SuperCoder Answered Thu 12th of March, 2015 06:54:08 AM

Hi,

You can use code from the range 11000-11047 as per the extent of tissue and documentation of debridement done.

Thanks.

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