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Pleurodesis open?

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    Can anyone offer advice for coding a pleurodesis done at the same time as a Thoracotomy with excison-plication of bullae? 32560 does not work for an open procedure and I cannot find a code that does. Thanks

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    Look at 32141 thoracotomy with wxcision-plication of bullae with or without any pleural procedure.

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    That works! Thanks a million!

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