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Dec 6th, 2012 - slowe 1 

fusion coding

Does anyone have a suggestion for coding a non-instrumented posterolateral pars fusion of L5?

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Dec 6th, 2012 - nmaguire   2,606 

re: fusion coding

What was used for fusion. Always difficult to comment without full report and diagnosis

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Dec 11th, 2012 - slowe 1 

re: fusion coding

Synthetic bone graft material was packed around the pars defect

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Mar 7th, 2014 - jschmutz   323 

re: fusion coding

You would report the appropriate fusion code along with the bone graft code (20930).

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