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Help.... Multiple Issues

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    My physician saw a patient and he feels as though there should be better codes to describe what he did for this patient. He did multiple biopsies of 2 forehead ulcers including dura mater, removal of multiple synthes plates and screws from prior reconstruction, finally debridement of bone and necrotic soft tissue.

    He gave me cpt codes: 20205, 20680,11100 and 11001.

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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    Default multiple issues
    Would like to help, but need an op note.

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