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Coding for Debridement

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    Please help with the following: No operative note.
    Doc saw a pt in the office and did a debridement of 2x3
    ulcer of the lower leg down to the fascia. Wondering if I
    coded this correctly CPT 11042 with Dx:707.10
    Any response would be appreciated TIA, Deb, CPC

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    Temple, TX
    We use that code for our Ulcer Debridements as there is no Specific code for the size of the debridement. Hope this helps!

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