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Exploration and Biopsy of the Perineum

  1. Default Exploration and Biopsy of the Perineum
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    My Physician did a exploration and biopsy on the perineum area on a Male. It was orginally thought to be an abscess but once he opened it up all he found was inflammed tissue. I can locate this on a Female but there is not much for a male. Any help would be great.

    Mandy CPC

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    I would try to use the CPT code 11004. And ICD.9 Neoplasm benign 229.8

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