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Re: perforated ulcer and exploratory lap

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    Default Re: perforated ulcer and exploratory lap
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    Could anyone help me with this? The Dx was a perforated prepyloric ulcer and an exploratory lap and closure of ulcer with Graham patch was performed.
    Thanks for your help.

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    You might want to look at the description of procedure code 43840.

    Hope this helps.

    ~L
    CPC, CGSC, COSC

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