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    Default reduction proximal humerus fracture

    I can't find a code for proximal humerus fracture treated with intramedullary rod. Can I use 24516? Also this was done with stab wounds not open.
    Thanks,
    CRC CPC

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    unlisted code, if accepted by insurance (23929) and charge as open but memo/message that it was done percutaneous or 23615-52 for reduced services and also note percutn.
    jdemar, CPC, MA

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