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Old 07-03-2010, 09:24 AM
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Default Fecal occult blood testing CPT code

What would be the correct code for:
Fecal occult, blood, guaiac, diagnostic, two determinations, qualitative?
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Old 07-03-2010, 09:16 PM
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Default guiac test

You would use 82272 which is for 1-3 cards for "other than colorectal neoplasm screening. If you are doing colorectal neoplasm screening, look at 82270.
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