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    Default sprain of foot

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    i have a child that sprained the mid part of his foot and the physician is billing for a distal fibula fracture...this doesnt seem right but I cant find codes for a sprain

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    Sprain ankle 845.00 sprain foot 845.10 try this section for codes

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    what about CPT codes?

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    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    a sprain is part of the E&M for the treatment. If it is splinted you may charge for the splinting. but there will be no fx care if there is no dislocation.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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