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Spine sx help

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    Default Spine sx help
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    Can someone point me in the right direction with the following:

    Post op dx: spinal stenosis, L3 to the sacrum, with herniated pulposus, L4-5 level, right.

    Procedure: Decompression laminectomy, L3 to sacrum. Decompression of lateral recesses and foramen, L3 to the sacrum, with diskectomy, L4-5 level, right.

    Your help would be greatly appreciated!

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    look at 63030 and 63035 for the additional levels to see if these codes meet your needs

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    Mary, thank you so much for your help!

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