Surgical Procedures on the Pilonidal Cyst CPT® Code range 11770- 11772

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Integumentary System 11770-11772 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 11770- 11772
Surgical Procedures on the Pilonidal Cyst
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I use: [B]11770[/B] for excision with simple closure [B]11771[/B] for excision with layered closure [B]11772[/B] if closure utilizes flaps or grafts Hope it helps!... [ Read More ]
I would code this as a 11771 - description below: 11770-11772 (11770, 11771, 11772) A pilonidal cyst or sinus is entrapped epithelial tissue located in the sacrococcygeal region above the buttocks. ... [ Read More ]
[b]Perianal Fistulae[/b] Did you look at codes 11770-11772 might be able to use one of those. Hope this helps Deb, CPC... [ Read More ]
[b]11770[/b] I would code this (terrible) documentation as 11770 [B] From Encoder pro[/B] A pilonidal cyst or sinus is entrapped epithelial tissue located in the sacrococcygeal region above the butto... [ Read More ]
Hello coders, Can you please help me to code the below op report... "piloonidal area exposre as pt prone ans identification of sinus opening and introduction of canula inside and injection of meth... [ Read More ]
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