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Thread: PE tube removal and debridement of tympanic membrane

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    Default PE tube removal and debridement of tympanic membrane

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    The report reads (done under anesthesia): T tubes were removed from the posterior inferior aspect of the tympanic membranes on both sides. A small polyp was removed from the middle ear space on the left. The edges of the tube site were debrided and a small amount of Trichloroacetic Acid was applied.

    What is the best way to code this?


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    I would like to know what you used. Not much response on this subject and I cannot find any articles either.

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