Coding for the integumentary system

1.______________ repair includes wounds requiring more than layered closure, viz., scar revision, debridement, extensive undermining, stents, or retention sutures.

2.What code should you report for the intermediate repair of a 15-cm wound on a patient's neck?

3.Which of the following suffixes means "abnormal condition of?"

4.The excision of a benign lesion (codes 11400-11446) or a malignant lesion (11600-11646) is not separately reportable with _________________ codes.

5.What code should you report for a full thickness, 20 sq cm acellular dermal replacement graft on the chin, free, including direct closure of donor site?