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  1. Default penile lesion
    Medical Coding Books
    how do i code penile lesion? would i use icd 9 code 222.1?


  2. Default
    do you know it is benign?

    If it hasn't been biopsied, and the MD doesn't state what it is (i.e. HPV, Condyloma etc)

    Then what we have used is the 709.9 unspecified disorder of skin and subQ tissue.

    If anyone else has something that is more appropriate, i'd love to know as well.
    Rachell Lindley, CPC
    Multispecialty Clinic Coding
    Internal Medicine
    General Surgery
    Family Medicine

  3. Default Penile Lesion
    We use 607.89.

    ~Mikal Mullaly, CPC
    Hospital outpt. coding

  4. #4
    I agree with 607.89
    Devin Major, CPC
    Texas Surgical Associates
    Cardiovascular Coder
    7155 Old Katy Road
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    Houston, TX 77024
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