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Foot Injury

L Posted Tue 29th of March, 2016 17:53:59 PM

How would I code the following:
DIAGNOSIS: Crush injury, right foot, with residual sequela from compartment syndrome including FHL contracture and claw toe deformities of toes 2-4.

PROCEDURE: Z-plasty lengthening of FHL tendon and PIP arthroplasties of toes 2, 3, and 4.

SuperCoder Answered Wed 30th of March, 2016 02:57:10 AM

Hi,

Crush injury, right foot, with residual sequela from compartment syndrome including FHL contracture and claw toe deformities of toes 2-4. - S97.81XS
Z-plasty lengthening of FHL tendon - 27685 RT
PIP arthroplasties of toes 2, 3, and 4- 28285 T6,T7,T8

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