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    Patient was seen for removal of Hemiarthroplasty due to infected shoulder from a surgery done 10 years ago.
    Dr. removed the Hemi 23331, than irrigated and debrided the bone and place antiboitic beads can anyone
    help with the open debridement of the bone and placement of beads?

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    Insertion of beads is 11981. Debridement to bone is 11044.

    Kim, CPC

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