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    Default help- Arthroscopy
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    New to Ortho Coding.

    Need help with this procedure.

    Arthroscopy and intra-arthroscopic partial lateral meniscectomy and microfracture-technique drilling of the medial femoral condyle and tibial plateau.

    What CPT code do you get for this.


    is it 29881

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    You should use 29879 and 29881-51. Hang in there. I am learning a new specialty too. I used to be in orthopedics, you will get it.

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    Thanks a million.



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