Don't forget the "Rule of Nines," which states that the adult body is broken down into segments represented by percentages. It's 1% for the groin, 9% for each arm (includes hands and fingers), 9% for the head, 18% for each leg (includes feet and toes), 18% for the anterior trunk, and 18% for the posterior trunk. It's different for infants and childern because of their disproportional bodies.
Here's a link for a graphical representation and a better break down of the rule.... http://www.emedicinehealth.com/burn_percentage_in_adults_rule_of_nines/article_em.htm
Codes 16020 - 16030 would be used for dressings and/or debridement of 2nd degree burns (partial thinkness burns). What's stinky about your procedure note is that your provider noted his/her work as cm2 and not percentages using the Rule of Nines. Since your procedure note states that the right hand and wrist were treated for 2nd degree burns, you could use 16020 because another rule under the Rule of Nines is that 1% equals about the same size as the patient's hand (not yours).
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