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Lumbar Facet Arthropathy

  1. #11
    Medical Coding Books
    I had searched "facet arthropathy" in the past and saw the response from MarvelH in this thread and always used that as the coding guidance for facet arthropathy.

  2. #12
    I agree with Dwaldman, I code for several pain management groups ans those are the codes that we use.
    Kelly A Mcfadyen, CPC

  3. Default Facet arthrosis L4-L5.
    so majority of you all are using 721.3 for Facet arthrosis L4-L5. correct?

  4. #14
    Frederick, MD
    Quote Originally Posted by brenda.zunie@ihs.gov View Post
    so majority of you all are using 721.3 for Facet arthrosis L4-L5. correct?
    Always Seeking

  5. #15
    Quote Originally Posted by Jane Young CPC View Post
    yes, that is correct
    Kelly A Mcfadyen, CPC

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