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Old 10-22-2008, 10:07 AM
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Default Chest Wall Cyst Excision

Help What CPT Code To Use For A Chest Wall Cyst Excision. Thanks

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Old 10-22-2008, 10:16 AM
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how deep was the excision? what was excised? was this on the breast? Need more info please.
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Old 10-22-2008, 10:31 AM
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how deep was the excision? what was excised? was this on the breast? Need more info please.
IT IS A PRE CERTIFICATION SO I DO NOT KNOW THE INSURNCE COMPANY WANTS A CODE.
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Old 10-22-2008, 10:56 AM
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IT IS A PRE CERTIFICATION SO I DO NOT KNOW THE INSURNCE COMPANY WANTS A CODE.
Give 'em an unlisted code! I used to tell them that I wouldn't know the code until after the procedure was done. (cause I'm a good coder ). Insurance would press the issue and I'd give an unlisted code...drives them nuts!

If you don't have any other info except that it's a chest wall cyst excision, you're kinda stuck with unlisted.
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Old 10-22-2008, 11:17 AM
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Thnks So Much!!!!!
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