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Help! I need lung procedure help

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    Hello all!

    I am going in circles trying to figure out and second guessing myself on these thoracotomy procedures!!
    What would you use for a Rt Thoracostomy followed by a thoracotomy, partial decortication?? I posted another question similar to this a few days ago ,also. If someone could helop with that it would also be great!!!
    If someone could please enlighten me to these I would be so appreciative!!
    Thank You!!

    Kristin Felty CPC, CCC

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    I would use 32225.

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