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    Question regarding negative result Microbiology Culture

    I just started billing for microbiology cultures for the practice. Currently we are billing positive cultures as follows: Urine - 87077, 87186, and 87187 (if additional sensitivities are done) Rectal swab - 87045, 87077, and 87186 I was wondering, is there a code for when the urine and rectal...