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    Default I & D of Hemmorrhoid

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    How would you report an I & D of a thrombosed hemorrhoid? Would you report 46083 or 10060? Thanks.
    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P
    Compliance Auditor

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    Haemmorrhoids are from the anal mucus membrane and do not belong to integumentary System.
    I would definitely code from Digest Section- with 46083 which is specific.

    hope this helps

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    Thanks so much!
    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P
    Compliance Auditor

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