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Old 11-04-2011, 09:06 AM
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What would the CPT code be for debridement of skin, subcutaneous and muscle due to a diabetic foot ulcer?

Looking at the 11000 series, but not sure that's the section I need to be in.

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What would the CPT code be for debridement of skin, subcutaneous and muscle due to a diabetic foot ulcer?

Looking at the 11000 series, but not sure that's the section I need to be in.

Thanks,

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11043 Debridement, muscle and/or fascia (includes epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous tissue, if performed); first 20 sq cm or less
11046 Debridement, muscle and/or fascia (includes epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous tissue, if performed); each additional 20 sq cm, or part thereof (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure)
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