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    Default Alloderm graft coding w/breast reconstruction - what code do I use?

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    My plastic surgeon inserts a "acellular dermal AlloDerm graft" with breast reconstruction. It is put deep into the fascia/muscle and then the tissue expander is put in. It allows him to do the expansion process more rapidly. Is anyone else seeing this done? What code should I use for this AlloDerm graft or sling as he also calls it. The company who supplies the graft suggests 15330, but I am not sure if I am comfortable with that.

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.


    Debbie H.

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    That is the one we use at our practice.

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    15330 is what most practice uses

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    Default Thanks for the help!

    Thanks for the info. Happy to hear this is correct.

    Deb H.

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