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    On the OP report, in the procedure line it states, "resection of extensive pelvic mass", but in the final path report; it states that the mass was 10cm and it was the right ovary.(the tube was also removed) Would this be coded as a salpingo-oopherectomy 58720 or excision/destruction of intra-abdominal tumors greater than 10 cm 49205?

    Thanks, HB

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    I would code the most specific code. 58720


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