1. NLAdams

    Question Help, how do I determine proper wound code?

    I need someone to help point me in the right direction. When selecting a diagnosis code for a foot/leg ulcer, do you base your code on the depth of the ulcer PRIOR to debridement, or after??? If you can post a link to support this I’d be very grateful. I’m having a minor disagreement with how...
  2. K

    Oversew of anorectal ulceration

    Hello, all. I'm hoping someone can assist as the only thing I can come up with is an unlisted code. Any insight would be appreciated..... Preoperative Diagnosis: Rectal bleeding Postoperative Diagnosis: Anorectal ulceration Description: The patient was seen at bedside with bleeding from the...