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    How would i code open mesh repair of rt indirect inguinal hernia and excision of lipoma of cord??? Would that be the spermatic cord?

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    You need to know if the hernia was reducible, incarcerated or strangulated. The spermatic cord lipoma is 55520 dx 214.4

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    the hernia was reducible (49505) I was more intereted in the cord. I thought it would be the spermatic cord, as I know of no other and55520 is the code I chose. Thanks

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