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    What DX code to use for infected abdominal mesh that is being removed? Thanks

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    Is there an abscess or was it because of a device? Can you provide more detail?

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    Per the operative report it looks like right lower quadrant abdominal wall fistula with infected mesh. The mesh had eroded into the bowel. Thank you

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    569.81 Fistual of the abdominal wall??

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    Thank you so much.

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