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    Default Dx code help please (autotransplant)

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    How would you code parathyroid gland autotransplanted into forearm after a parathyroidectomy? I'm considering V42.89 (other organ or tissue replaced by transplant) or V43.89 (other organ or tissue replaced by other means). Anyone have any guidance or suggestions for me?


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    V42.89 because the organ is specified but not listed

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