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Scar Revision

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    Hello all
    I am having trouble finding the appropriate code to use for a procedure. My physician performed a Knee Revision on a patient. He also had to do a scar revision. He excised the old scar (approx.15 cm) that ran through the sinus tract down to the extensor mechanism.
    Can anyone please help me???

    Thanks,
    JOGelico

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    We probably should have more information about the surgery before we try to come up with something.

    ~L
    CPC, CGSC, COSC

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    I am a newbie to this. What type of information do you need and I will try to get as much info as possible?

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    if you can, post a copy of the operative report that will give more details about the surgery. That would be helpful so we can possibly help you out.

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