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Thread: Need help with these hand surgeries please

  1. #1
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    Apr 2007
    Pensacola , Florida

    Unhappy Need help with these hand surgeries please

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    1: Case #1

    Release of ulnar nerve right elbow 64718 ? right?

    Excision of anconeus epitrochlearis right elbow ? Help please ??? Is there a desperate code for this ...or ??
    2:Case #2
    proc:Right wrist arthroscopy with TFCC debridment : 29846

    proc:Right carpal tunnel release 64721

    proc:Right lunate interosseus mass excision/debridement w/local (distal radius)bone graft I am so not sure 25135 ??

    proc: 1.20 PIN neurectomy ???? I am blank! ???

    Please help with some insight or pointers ...thank you all so much !

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    Apr 2007


    look at 64784

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