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  1. #1
    Default Lipomas
    Medical Coding Books
    Is it correct to use the CPT code 21555 for removal of a lipoma of the chest? Thank You

  2. #2
    Milwaukee WI
    Default Op Report Please
    I would have to see the actual op report to accurately answer your question.

    It is possible, but by no means certain.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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