Artery pressures during an angio?

chembree

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Indication: Mesenteric angina

the SMA was reentered and pressures were obtained. pressures beyond SMA stenosis were 174/105 and the aorta 193/110.

Can I bill for the pressures being obtained and if so what is the code?
 

Jim Pawloski

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Indication: Mesenteric angina

the SMA was reentered and pressures were obtained. pressures beyond SMA stenosis were 174/105 and the aorta 193/110.

Can I bill for the pressures being obtained and if so what is the code?
Not billable. Part of the procedure.
 
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