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    Default Complicated I & D, and Excision same cyst

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    I cannot find any guidelines in the CPT book regarding the Complicated Incision and Drainage of a cyst, and Excising the cyst after draining it. Can I use 10061 for the I & D, plus 11441 for the excision or would the I & D be a component of the excision?

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    Drainage would be included in excision


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    Thank You very much!

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