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diagnosis code - avulsion fx-spur

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    Default diagnosis code - avulsion fx-spur
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    We have a patient , that has an avulsion fracture of their Haglunds deformity - would it accurate to code this S92.031 (rightfoot) for this ?
    It is not of the tuberosity? or would it be more accurate to just use M77.31?

    Stuck on this one, Help!

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    I would use S920.31.
    Chelle Johnson, CPC CPMA CDEO CEMC CPCO CPPM AAPC Fellow
    Billing/Coding/Credentialing/Auditing Coordinator

    20+ years experience in Medical Billing and Auditing

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