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    When coding a Parastomal Hernia/abdominal .......49560?
    Christine L, CPC

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    we use code 44346 with a dx of 569.69

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    You can only use 44346 if there is a revision done to the colostomy. If there is no revision done, I would use 49560.

    Melissa Blow, CPC

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