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capsular plication

  1. Default capsular plication
    Medical Coding Books
    Is there a code for "capsular plication and interval closure". This was performed for shoulder multidirectional instability.

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    Greater Orlando
    Default Capsulorrhaphy?
    Might something in Musculoskelatal System > Shoulder > Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction (23395-23491) work? Capsular plication and interval closure is not specifically mentioned, however, 23466 is capsulorrhaphy, glenohumeral joint, any type of multidirectional instability. Is this joint part of the procedure you're trying to code?
    Ron McKenzie, CPC-A
    Greater Orlando FL Chapter

  3. Default
    By golly it is....thanks.

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