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removal of Kenalog deposits

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    Medical Coding Books
    How do you code the removal of Kenalog deposits? A small incision was made and the crystallized Kenalog pieces were removed. No sutures involved. The patient had sub Tenon injection of Kenalog previously. I wouldn't think this would be considered removal of a foreign body.

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    Nashville AAPC Chapter
    I would agree, foreign body removal by site on the body.

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