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    My surgeon did an Abdominoperineal Resection... He removed the anus,rectum and part of the sigmoid colon and created an ostomy. I am having problems finding a code for this. If anyone out there could help I would be most greatful.
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    Colleen - start in your book in the 45110 code range...........you should find the appropriate code in that range of codes.

    Hope this helps!

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    Thank you,
    CRC CPC

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