L Posted Sat 07th of November, 2015 08:16:38 AM
How would I code the following:
DIAGNOSIS: Right ring complex wound with proximal nail avulsion.
1. Repair, complex wound, 2 cm, right ring finger and nail replacement.
2. Irrigation and debridement, skin, in the area of 0.8 cm.
SuperCoder Answered Mon 09th of November, 2015 12:07:41 PM
CPT 11760 appropriate for the nail avulsion repair with wound repair. Use ICD-10 S61.314A.