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What the Meaning for This Procedures Bilateral Breast Hypertrophy (611.1) N Bilateral Breast Reduction?
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Bilateral Breast Hypertrophy
Thank you for the question. Bilateral Hypertrophy means large breasts. 611.1 is a diagnostic code used for health insurance .
This simply means enlarged breasts. the 611.1 is a numerical classification indicating that condition (ICD- international classification of diseases). It is used to identify a condition without ambiguity for insurance purposes. A reduction is a procedure that has a procedure code associated with it too.
What the Meaning
The diagnosis is breast hypertrophy, or large breasts. The diagnostic code for this is 611.1, a code used by all insurers. The operation is breast reduction.
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