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    Two weeks after a total laparoscopic hysterectomy the patient comes in for surgical closure of vaginal cuff dehiscence. I am having a terrible time trying to find a procedure code that would work!!
    Can anyone help with this?
    Thank you!

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    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Kansas City, MO


    I recently had a similar case and based on my research the only code option is the unlisted code 58999.
    Angela Jordan, CPC
    AAPC of Kansas City
    National Advisory Board Representative Region 5

    Medical Revenue $olutions
    Senior Managing Consultant


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    thank you for replying! That is the code I was leaning toward as a last resort. But it's good to hear it from someone else too!

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