AAPC - Back to school
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Groin exploration

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2007

    Default Groin exploration

    AAPC: Back to School
    Patient was schedule for excision of a groin mass, but no mass was found, operative report said groin exploration. I cant find it in CPT BOOK, any intakes ? Thanks trent

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Albany, New York


    This would be coded as an "Unlisted" procedure.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2007


    I dont think I would pursue an unlisted code yet...trent..can you post the note?

Similar Threads

  1. groin exploration help
    By lindacoder in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-17-2015, 08:54 AM
  2. Help regarding groin exploration
    By sctaylor in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-21-2012, 07:15 AM
  3. How to code for Groin Exploration
    By jamiemberry in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-28-2011, 01:58 PM
  4. Left Groin Exploration
    By slwitt in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-11-2009, 10:14 AM
  5. Groin Exploration
    By mmelcam in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-27-2009, 01:00 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.