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    What CPT code should I use for umbilicoplasty?

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    Charlotte, NC


    Coding is always determined by the actual services rendered. "Umbilicoplasty" is a broad term and not universally recognized. Could mean simple sutures; could mean lipectomy; could mean duct tape.

    Sorry my answer isn't more helpful.

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