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Need ICD-9 code for nail

  1. #1
    Overland Park, KS
    Default Need ICD-9 code for nail
    Medical Coding Books
    The patient had a partial tip of his finger amputated. The nail was growing back at a weird angle so the physician totally removed the nail. Any idea on an ICD-9 code? Thanks.
    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P, CRHC, AAPC Fellow

  2. #2
    Milwaukee WI
    Default 703.9
    When I looked up "deformity - nail" I was led to 703.9.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC

  3. #3
    Overland Park, KS
    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P, CRHC, AAPC Fellow

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