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    Default burn debridement/Biobrane

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    Help~I'm coding a burn debridement and Biobrane application for 5% BSA on the chest. I'm thinking 15002 and 4 additional 15003's as well as 15170 and 4 additional 15171's. Looks silly...I'm new at this - is there a more concise way to do this?

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    Apr 2007
    Milwaukee WI

    Default Biobrane is a dressing

    Biobrane is a dressing. It does not qualify for the skin graft codes.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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