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    Anyone knows a code for revision of subcutaneous port of a non function lab band -they also has a incisional herina repair .Iihave coded the herina just looking for the port revision
    Last edited by codedog; 08-28-2008 at 09:11 PM.

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    I am not sure if you have been answered but the port are not accessed by the lap, they are open since they are subcutaneous try code 43886.

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