CPT® 11047, Under Debridement Procedures on the Skin

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 11047 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Debridement Procedures on the Skin.

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Summary

The provider uses surgical instruments to remove dead, infected tissue from bone as well as the epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous tissue, muscle, and/or fascia if needed. She performs this service at the same session, as a separately reportable debridement procedure of an initial 20 cm2. This code represents up to 20 cm2 of additional area.

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