AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS - 2013 Issue 2; Ask the Editor - ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding Questions

Application of Cervical Tongs for Reduction of Cervical Fracture

The patient suffered an unstable fracture of the cervical spine. Tongs were applied and left in place in order to stabilize the fracture. What is the ICD-10-PCS procedure code for application of tongs for cervical fracture? ...

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