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    Default Inguinal hernia repair with oophorectomy and spleen excision

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    I need some guidance in the right direction. Can you code an oophorectomy and spleen excision with an inguinal hernia repair? The op report states:

    "The contents of the hernia sac were the right ovary witha cystic component as well as omentum with what appeared to be an accessory spleen".

    I noticed that cpt 38102 states in conjunction with other procedure.....is this correct?


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    was this done laparoscopically?

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    Macomb twsp


    No it was not done laparoscopically.

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