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    Default Help! 15330

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    Dr performed Acellular dermal allograft on legs, done on left side and right how would you code this?
    I'm thinking it would be this way
    15330 lt
    15330 rt

    15330 50 mod

    please help!

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    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Milwaukee WI

    Default Skin can't be bilateral

    SKIN can't be bilateral. Please read the Guidelines in CPT for Skin Replacement Surgery and Skin Substitutes. (2010 Professional edition are on page 67)

    You code based on the total Sq Cm used (or % TBSA if child under age 10)

    Hope that helps.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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