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Finger Lac

L Posted Tue 23rd of August, 2016 21:30:28 PM
How would I code the following: DIAGNOSIS: Right index finger distal dorsal laceration with complex laceration involving nail matrix tissue. PROCEDURE: 1.Irrigation and debridement, skin fibrous type tissue. 2.Repair, complex wound, 2 cm right index finger.
SuperCoder Answered Wed 24th of August, 2016 08:31:56 AM

ICD- S61.310A.

CPT and Modifier- 13131-RT.

Irrigation and debridement will not be coded separatly in this condition.

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