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Rotator Cuff Re-tear

L Posted Mon 24th of August, 2015 21:42:38 PM

How would I code the following:
DIAGNOSIS: Left shoulder retear of rotator cuff.
PROCEDURE:
1.Left shoulder arthroscopy with an anterior tendon slide.
2.Revision, rotator cuff repair of supraspinatus, mini open.

SuperCoder Answered Tue 25th of August, 2015 01:02:17 AM

Left shoulder arthroscopy with an anterior tendon slide - There is no specific CPT code for this procedure. you should use unlisted CPT code for it. Also, do not forget to provide complete documentation with your billing to support the procedure.
Revision, rotator cuff repair of supraspinatus, mini open - 23410/23412

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