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    hi! I was hoping you could help with coding this?

    Inguinal exploration with removal of foreign body(clips) and neurectomy with ligation of iliohypogstric and ilioinguinal nerves?

    thanks for your help!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by cknighton@fchn.org View Post
    hi! I was hoping you could help with coding this?

    Inguinal exploration with removal of foreign body(clips) and neurectomy with ligation of iliohypogstric and ilioinguinal nerves?

    thanks for your help!!
    What was the surgical approach? If laparoscopic then use an unlisted laparoscopic procedure code, if other method use 64999 Unlisted procedure, nervous system.
    Arlene J. Smith, CPC, CPMA, CEMC, COBGC

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    thanks, Arlene!!!

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