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icd 9 code-post ventral hernia

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    How would you code status post ventral hernia repair?
    Thank you

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    It would be either a V67.x for followup or an aftercare V code depending on the nature of the visit.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

  3. Default PMH: open hernia repair on 5/14/2013
    What would be the appropriate V code?

    V58.75; V58.89; or neither?
    Carla Denise Wallace-Bolston

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    v5875 if it is a wound that is still healing (aftercare)

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