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Knee Surgery -acl

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    Patient had a knee ACL reconstruction with bone-patella autograft. I coding CPT CODE 29888 but is there also a code for the autograft?

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    it is my understanding that the graft in included in the code 29888

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    The autograft is included in the 29888. If an allograft is used it is codeable seperately via HCPC.

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