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    My doctor repaired an esophageal perforation by suture and then placed a pleural flap over the repair. Is there a code for this?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dsenger View Post
    My doctor repaired an esophageal perforation by suture and then placed a pleural flap over the repair. Is there a code for this?
    Not that I'm aware of...you might want to use an unlisted code, 32999. Just a thought if it's not included within the original procedure.
    Julie Graham, BA, CPC, CCC

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