breast biopsy coding

vkratzer

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If the surgeon does a breast biopsy times 2 with ultrasound guidance but only makes one incision to obtain the bx's from both lesions, I am assuming I can only bill one breast biopsy. Appreciate your comments.

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cmartin

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I agree - if they're thru the same incision I would only bill it once.
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