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    Default Volar Plate injury

    I need a dx code for a Volar Plate Injury


    I also am looking for a dx code for a TFCC Tear. (triangular fibrocartilage complex tear)

    Thanks,
    Allison

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    Hi aluallan. Have you considered icd-9 842.11 or 842.13 for the Volar Plate injury and 842.09 for the TFCC tear?

    srchance

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    thank you so much!! I appreciate you helping me.
    Allison

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    TFCC tear codes to 718.03.
    Last edited by bmanene; 05-14-2014 at 03:34 PM.

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    Default TFCC tear

    TFCC tear would be better coded as 718.83.

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