AAPC - Back to school
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Shoulder surgery question

  1. #1

    Default Shoulder surgery question

    AAPC: Back to School
    HI there, hoping for some help with this surgery.
    Dr. preformed a Scope RCR 29827,
    Decomp, 29826,
    mumford 29824,
    posterior and anterior capsular release 29806,
    open bicep tenodesis 23430
    he also didi a Arthroscopic removal of prominet hardware (Sutures) and a Arthroscopic rotator interval release

    The op report states: With the sutures removed the rotator interval was released with the shaver and Bovie???
    Any help would be appreciated

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007


    the rotator interval would more than likely be inclusive of the RCR that was performed as well as the removal of sutures, he probably had to remove the sutures in order to do the repair.

    Mary, CPC, COSC

Similar Threads

  1. Shoulder surgery - I am just looking
    By tschrader in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-09-2014, 06:01 AM
  2. Shoulder surgery
    By Desperate Denise in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-31-2011, 05:19 AM
  3. Help with shoulder surgery
    By sandrews724 in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-28-2011, 11:30 AM
  4. Shoulder surgery
    By ozarkortho in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 04-10-2009, 11:21 AM
  5. Shoulder surgery question??
    By Bella Cullen in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 04-06-2009, 03:13 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.