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coding for revision of forehead flap

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    Default coding for revision of forehead flap
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    Does anyone have any advice for coding the revision of a forehead flap to reconstruct a nasal defect after skin cancer? The flap needs to be debulked and MD is trying to figure out code for PDL.
    Thank you.

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    For revision, defatting or rearranging of transferred pedicle flap or skin graft, see CPTs 13100-14302. [instructions per 'Flaps' section, professional edition pg 73/ 2011 book or pg 74/ 2012 book, below CPT 15650]
    Last edited by plasticscoder; 02-20-2012 at 06:43 AM.

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