Results 1 to 2 of 2

Need Help...for incison code?

  1. #1
    Default Need Help...for incison code?
    Medical Coding Books
    Dr. has ask me to find code for .....Excison of the left nasolabial cyst to a gingivobuccal sulcus incisioin....i came up with 40812....he does not like it and says there is a better one. Looks like he made the incison in the gingivobuccal sulcus and went to the nose to get the cyst....any help is good. thanks...

  2. #2
    Milwaukee WI
    Default 30124?
    I"m no expert, but what about ...

    30124 has a higher RVU than 40812 ... but I don't think it's "perfect" either.

    30125 is for a cyst that involves bone and/or nasal cartilage.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CPC-E/M

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-07-2011, 09:03 AM
  2. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-07-2011, 11:55 AM
  3. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 04-25-2010, 09:50 PM
  4. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-08-2010, 07:15 AM
  5. Incison Help!
    By sbenden719 in forum ENT/Otolaryngology
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10-27-2008, 03:37 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.