Scenario based medical coding:

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Medical coding.


 
Note: This feature will be initiated from 15 August 2022.
Reading Material

What Is Wound Dehiscence?
Wound dehiscence under ICD-10:
CPT coding for wound debridement based on the depth of the removal :

Trimalleolar Fracture treatment video:
Trimalleolar Fracture treatment
Ankle trimalleolar fracture - 27816, 27818, 27822, 27823
27816 Closed treatment of trimalleolar ankle fracture; without manipulation
27818 Closed treatment of trimalleolar ankle fracture; with manipulation

27822 Open treatment of trimalleolar ankle fracture, includes internal fixation, when performed, medial and/or lateral malleolus; without fixation of posterior lip
27823 Open treatment of trimalleolar ankle fracture, includes internal fixation, when performed, medial and/or lateral malleolus; with fixation of posterior lip

Syndesmosis joint:
Syndesmotic injury :

Syndesmosis injury treatment animation video :


External fixator system in ankle fracture:
Irrigation and debridement and incision and drainage

Distal radius fracture - Open treatment  -25607 to 25609
25607 Open treatment of distal radial extra-articular fracture or epiphyseal separation, with internal fixation
25608 Open treatment of distal radial intra-articular fracture or epiphyseal separation; with internal fixation of 2 fragments
25609 Open treatment of distal radial intra-articular fracture or epiphyseal separation; with internal fixation of 3 or more                fragments

Bicep Tenotomy vs Bicep tenodesis
Tenotomy- Arm, upper - 24310