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Partial subcutaneous fistulotomy with seton placement coding

Kathy k Posted Thu 24th of September, 2015 13:02:01 PM

A partial fistulotomy (subcutaneous) with seton placement, drainage of abscess and abscess packing.

Could I code:
46045
46270
46020

SuperCoder Answered Mon 28th of September, 2015 07:17:18 AM

Well, yes, you can use CPT 46270 and CPT 46020 for fistulotomy with seton placement and CPT 46045 for transanal I&D.

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