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canthus lesion with flap repair

  1. Default canthus lesion with flap repair
    Medical Coding Books
    Hello all,

    lateral canthus lesion was excised...."a flap was elevated and sutured to the ordbital rim perosteum with interrupted 4-0 Vicryl sutures in the deep layers and then the subq layers were closed with interrupted 4-0 Vicryl sutures and skin closed with 6-0 Prolene sutures.\

    Enough to bill 14060 or more layered/complex repair?



  2. #2
    I would go with the 14060...complex is more than layered closure...ei. debridement, undermining, ligation, etc...

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    thanks for your help :-)

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