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Intermedullary Nail of Femur due to bone cancer

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    Default Intermedullary Nail of Femur due to bone cancer
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    So my Md is doing a femoral rodding in a patient who does not have a fracture. Would you still use the same code even though there is no fracture??

    would it still be 27187??
    Last edited by twosmek; 03-23-2011 at 07:07 AM.
    Tina Wosmek CPC, COSC

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    Check the description of procedure 27495. This may be what you're looking for.

    ~L
    CPC, CGSC, COSC

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