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    Good morning
    I am searching for an appropriate dx code for failed spinal cord stimulator. Pt had generator and leads removed for no relief from back pain
    I was looking @ 996.2 for mechanical complication of nervous system device

    Thanks for your help.

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    Apr 2007
    Athens, Ga.


    That's what we use... 996.2
    Walker Bachman, CPC, CPPM

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