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coding question on code 21423

  1. Question coding question on code 21423
    Medical Coding Books
    Does anyone know if code 21423 includes interdental fixation?

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    Louisville, KY
    If done concurrently, yes interdental fixation is included--I'm basing that on Coder's Desk Reference.

    I have not, however, run anything through CCI or OCE edits. I don't know what side you're coding on, so I can't say much more than that.

    Good luck.

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