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  1. Default Ulcer
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    Can someone help code excision of a umbilical ulcer?

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    Milwaukee WI
    Default Please post op note
    For an accurate response to surgical coding questions, please post the scrubbed operative / procedure note.

    I only code from the body of the report, not from the "title."

    Hope that helps.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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