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Old 03-30-2012, 07:19 PM
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Default infected wound to bicep area ICD-9 question

I am struggling with the right ICD-9 coding here. Scenario is a knife wound deep to the bicep tendon with infection. Can I code both 880.23 and 880.13 or is one of the codes mutually inclusive of the other. Thanks.
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