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What code should I use ossicle prosthesis

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    My doctor removed an extruding ossicle prosthesis that another doctor had implanted. How do I code this? Help

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    You indicate that it was extruding, so obviously it was coming out on it's own; did your MD take them to the operating room or remove it in the office?

    Jennifer
    CT ENT

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