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Foot Procedure

L Posted Tue 23rd of August, 2016 21:18:27 PM
How would I code the following: DIAGNOSIS: Right foot second metatarsal head arthroplasty with new diabetic plantar foot ulcer. PROCEDURE: 1.Hardware removal, right second MTPJ joint. 2.Irrigation and debridement of plantar foot ulcer and metatarsal head resection. Thanks!
SuperCoder Answered Wed 24th of August, 2016 07:26:50 AM

Hi,

CPT code for

  1) Hardware removal, right second MTPJ joint - 20680.

  2) Irrigation and debridement of plantar foot ulcer and metatarsal head resection -28288

  ICD 10  code : E11.621

 

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