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    Default excision sternal venous malformation

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    Hello , One of our doctor's offices is going to be excising a venous malformation near the sternal notch. Has anyone coded for something like this before? I am guessing it will be unlisted, but would love any starting places! thanks.

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    New Delhi, India


    Well, it seems like one, but I hope when the report comes, we may reach a code.
    Girish Dadhich, CPC

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    Will really need to see how it is described in the op note, but you may want to look at 35182, 35189 or 35216 if needed before hand to get a precert.

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    thanks for the input!

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