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    how would you code nasal cellulitis? - additonal note is "signs of superficial infection".

    Would I use 682.0 or 478.19?


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    At face value (no pun intended) - only given nasal cellulitis I would code 682.0

    Julie D, CPC

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    Great! that' what I did. Thank you!

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