Dx code needed-Can someone tell me

coders_rock!

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Can someone tell me what they know is the diagnosis code for complete rotator cuff tear?

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primrose1

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The degenerative tear is 727.61. The above is for traumatic so it will depend on how the tear occurred.


Kris
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LynnS.321

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Lynn Spille, CPC

I agree 727.61 complete rupture rotator cuff.
I usually use 840.4 if acute, due to injury.
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