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    Default new coder needs help with debridement of burn

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    Need help with coding debridement of burn of three fingers on follow-up visit to ER. Is this code a separately billable code or included in the E/M code? If separately billable, which CPT code would apply for this visit?

    Thanks so much for any help.

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    See CPT codes: 16020-16030

    Hope this helps,
    Anthony McCallum, CPC, CIRCC, CPC-I, CCS

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