Dasika Posted Sun 11th of June, 2017 16:12:41 PM
Need help with Dx and procedure codes for the following Surgery:
Dx: Painful Spiral fracture of the right fibula with ankle joint [joint mortise} involvement.
Open reduction with Internal Fixation of the right ankle
Also need help with the ICD 10 external cause codes:
Patient slipped on bathroom floor at home
SuperCoder Answered Mon 12th of June, 2017 08:05:36 AM
As per documentation it is not clear whether fracture is displaced or nondisplaced; and closed or open fracture. Please also provide some more details of procedure for appropriate answer.