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acromion type II

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    I am trying to find a code for acromion type II and am not having any luck.
    Any suggestions?

    Thanks,
    Linda

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    See website: www.nehealthbook.com

    Basically there are 3 types of acromions. Type I - normal acromion,
    Type II - a variation of angle of the acromion with which you were born with. Type III - acromion is curved down impinging the supraspinatous tendon.

    I code Type II acromion with 759.89(indicating congenital anomoly) and 719.81 (narrowing space in the ACJ area).

    Carol L. Salvaggio, CPC-H

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