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    Question Intralesional Immunotherapy for warts

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    I am trying to figure out how to properly code for immunotherapy of warts. Candida and Trichophyton were injected directly into the warts.
    I am questioning the use of 95117, 95125, 11900, or 17110. I don't think it would constitute the destruction of lesions, but is it really an allergy immunotherapy, or simply an intralesional injection?

    Much thanks for any help

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    It is not treating an allergy it is treating a wart, use 11900.

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    I agree...Thanks!

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    Which codes did you use for the Candida and the Trichophyton?


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    We use the unlisted code J3490 with misc. text indicating the antigen used.

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