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    Question need help please - I am hoping

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    I am hoping someone can help me with a coding question. Dr. performed an excision of accessory bone/sesamoid of the 3rd digit. The CPT 28315-Sesamoidectomy, first toe, is the code he feels is correct--except for the digit. ?does the "first toe" wording mean: 1st digit, or 1st toe if multiple digits were involved.
    Thanks for any help!

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    Apr 2007
    Fairbanks Alaska

    Talking First Toe

    The referance of "first toe" is the 1st toe if multiple didgits are involved.

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