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    What code would you use for excision of PIP exostosis right fifth toe?

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    Wichita, KS


    If the exostosis is on the metatarsal head it could be 28113 Ostectomy, complete excision; fifth metatarsal head or 28288 Ostectomy, partial, exostectomy or condylectomy, metatarsal head, each head
    Tammy Hulsey-Ferguson, CPC
    Past President AAPC Wichita, KS Local Chapter

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    For an exostosis of PIP joint, I would use 28124.

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