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Please help with Dx for Moh's

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    I would really love some advice on the proper Dx for this..
    Status post Moh's excision of BCC of right lower lid and conjunctiva.
    The Doctor performed a full thickness repair of lower lid with a mycuatneous
    cheek flap.
    Any opinions would be greatly appreciated,

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    Was the repair due to scar tissue? or revision due to growth?

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    Columbia, MO
    I sounds like this is a clousure of the defect created by the Mohs procedure which is often done several days later. We always used a code for an aquired deformity of the area, with a V10.x code for the hx of ca.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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