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replacement of femoral interlocking scres

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    Question replacement of femoral interlocking screws
    Medical Coding Books
    Patient with an intramedullary rod of the distal femur and needs the interlocking screws replaced. How would you code this? I have gone through all of the revision & fracture codes... would it be coded as an open treatement of fracture 27506?? Thanks in advance!
    Last edited by PVO; 02-11-2011 at 11:52 AM. Reason: miss spelled word

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