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Granulation tissue in the tympanic membrane

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    Default Granulation tissue in the tympanic membrane
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    What code would you use for removal of granulation tissue from the tympanic membrane? I'm thinking 69450, but i want a second opinion. The doctor was supposed to put a tube in but couldn't b/c of the granulation tissue.

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    Last edited by coder067; 04-27-2011 at 10:51 AM.
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