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    I'm new to coding the implants for ACL reconstruction and I was looking for advice for a HCPCS code for a patella allograft used during the procedure the only code I can come up with is C1762.

    Any advice would be greatly appreciated,


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    That would work but you might consider using L8699 if your contract with the payer doesn't state you must use something else. Just my thoughts!

    Susan, CPC-H

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    On the facility side, we use Rev Code 0278 unless otherwise instructed by the carrier.

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    Thanks for the imput, its' always helpful



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