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new lesion coding update

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    Do any of you know where to go to get the new lesion coding guidelines?

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    where did you hear that there are new guidelines?

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    My manager mentioned that she had seen something back early fall.

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    I haven't heard of any new guidelines pertaining to "lesion coding".
    Roxanne Thames CPC, CPC-I, CEMC
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  5. Default New Diagnosis codes
    There are numerous new dx codes this year for malignant lesions oftheskin,that is most likely what you are referring to. There are no new CPTcodes.

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