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Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty dx code please help.

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    Default Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty dx code please help.
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    What is the correct Dx that goes with a reverse shoulder arthroplasty? Some hardware was removed. The doc wrote Reverse shoulder and removal shoulder implant as Dx. I am very confused.
    Shrina

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shrina View Post
    What is the correct Dx that goes with a reverse shoulder arthroplasty? Some hardware was removed. The doc wrote Reverse shoulder and removal shoulder implant as Dx. I am very confused.
    look at 996.xx series

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    I agree with the 996.xx series. It covers just about any reason for the procedure

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