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I&D-My dr did

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    Long Island/New York
    Default I&D-My dr did
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    My dr did an ORIF of the elbow with open I&D. I'm thinking 10140 due to "fracture hematoma" but is there a better CPT that I may be missing? Always like other's opinions here!!


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    Look at the description of 23930/23931. These are for deep hematomas. If the surgeon is down to the bone, one of these may work for you.


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    since this is an open fracture, you may want to consider 11011/11012
    Mary, CPC, CANPC, COSC

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    Long Island/New York
    thank you both...

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