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    Default FNA peritonsillar abscess??

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    what would be the icd-9 procedure code for FNA of peritonsillar abscess? thanks!

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    Default Peritonsillar abscess

    CPT code 42800
    ICD 9 code 475

    Thats how I would code it, hope this helps!

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    Fine needle aspiration of peritonsillar abscess-475...

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