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Thread: Excision of Gouty Tophys-Interphalangeal joint

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    Duluth, Minnesota


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    *sighs* I just don't know on this one I'd have to talk to the physician. I'm not sure what they meant by what they wrote. I have a feeling this is just a basic incision/drainage type of thing. For relief of pain..
    I'm just not sure...
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    Thanks for all the input.

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