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    Does anyone know how dx synovial reaction (for the shoulder) would be listed? Would synovitis work for this? Any help is appreciated. Thanks.

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    Unless your doctor specifies a cause of the reaction, I'd suggest 727.00.
    Bruce Crandall, CPC
    North Carolina Specialty Hospital
    Durham, NC

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    Thank you for your help.

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