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Help - Stab Victim

Sonja Posted Fri 08th of January, 2010 15:54:15 PM

I need help coding the following scenario:

repair gallbladder laceration
liver laceration drainage

Can not find anything close to these procedures.

Please help

SuperCoder Answered Mon 11th of January, 2010 08:23:58 AM

For the repair of gallbladder laceration we need to go with an unlisted code 47999. For the Liver laceration repair look within these codes 47350-47361 or please provide the Operative report.

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