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    Exclamation Bleeding tongue piercing

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    Does anyone have a code for cauterization of the tongue. One of our doctors had to cauterize a kids tongue due to a bleeding tongue piercing.
    Thanks so much.

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    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Albany, New York


    I can only come up with 41599.
    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

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    thanks, that's what we came up with too.

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