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    Arteriosclerosis of peripheral extremities (native arteries) with ulceration of the ankle and gangrene.

    Is the correct way to code 440.20, 440.24

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    If you look at the notes under 440.24 it tells you to add an additional code for any ulceration.

    Therefore, I would code:

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