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    I would so appreciate some opinions on how you would code this...

    Dr did a repair of the innominate vein with two sutures and also performed a repair on 2 small areas of bleeding from the epicardium. This was done on cardiopulmonary bypass. Any suggestions?

    Thanks so much


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    Apr 2007
    Richardson, TX


    What about 35211? Not sure it fits your case exactly, just a thought.
    Julie Graham, BA, CPC, CCC

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    That is the code I was leaning towards, Thanks!!

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    Richardson, TX


    No problem. Glad I could help. Great minds think alike! LOL Have a good one.
    Julie Graham, BA, CPC, CCC

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