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    Question Debridement of chest wall radiation burn

    I need help! I am trying to code a debridement of a s/p breast ca pt who has a massive chest wall radiation burn. It is not your typical debridement. I am trying to avoid an unlisted procedure code. The debridement codes will be such low reimbursement for a whole lot of work. What other codes should I look at?
    Last edited by kmcafee; 07-27-2010 at 08:22 AM. Reason: More explanation

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