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    patient had arthrodesis; subtalar (28725) in february. physician had to remove screws and exchange them with larger screws x-2 (screw migration at the ankle joint causing some discomfort). what code
    should i use? thanks, Brenda

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    I believe this qualifies for 28725-76
    Last edited by mbort; 04-24-2008 at 08:23 AM. Reason: typo

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