breast surgery coding question

kseverson

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My doctor performs a lot of the following surgeries and I'm just making sure I'm capturing all the codes possible and that
I'm coding these correctly. These patients all have breast cancer. The surgery is:

ultrasound-guided wire localized (done by my doctor to localize the cancer) partial mastectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
The doctor usually also states when making her breast incision: "through this incision breast skin flaps
were raised widely around the targeted tissue, etc.etc.....and then the advancement flaps were secured with interrupted 2-1 Vicryl sutures.

Would love to see how others code this !

thanks!
 
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