Results 1 to 3 of 3


  1. Default Autograft
    Medical Coding Books
    Can anyone tell me the code that I could use and if I can use for autografts. We do a lot of autografts when we do an ACL recontruction and we have never billed for them. Op Notes states- Sharp dissection through the skin and subcutaneous tissues. The semitendinosus and the gracilis tendons were blunt dissection adn harvested with a blunt tendon stripper. Taken to the table to be prepared for implantion with the rigidfix system.

  2. Default
    Autograft are almost always included in the primary cpt code per aaos complete global service data reference books

  3. Default

Similar Threads

  1. Autograft of the knee
    By rjenn86 in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-16-2015, 01:01 AM
  2. Epidermal Autograft
    By tammster in forum Podiatry
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-01-2014, 03:04 PM
  3. autograft coding
    By Colliemom in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-16-2011, 03:37 PM
  4. Debridement of autograft
    By Nabelle in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-27-2010, 12:33 PM
  5. Autograft at same site as aspiration
    By staylor0907 in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-10-2009, 09:31 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.