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    Talking gyn question

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    Hello all,

    Pre/Post dx: pelvic pain

    Procedure: Laparoscopy w/ fulguration of possible endometriosis

    "Bipolar was used to cauterize the possible endometriotic implants in the posterior cul-de-sac".....No path sent.

    Cpt 58662 but not sure what other dx to use w/ 625.9 (pelvic pain). I was looking at 629.9?

    Thanks for any thoughts!

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    Smile gyn question

    look at 617.3 Endometriosis of pelvic peritoneum cul-de-sac. Is this what's on the operative report?

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    Albany, New York


    In this case, I would go with 625.9
    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

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