inadequate margins

sherryo35

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Can anyone tell me how to bill for Going back after a lupectomy & excising additional margins of the breast?
 

gmitchum

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Re-Lumpectomy

I recently had this same question arrise. We used the same code for the original lumpectomy 19301 with a 58 modifier. I checked with the AMA and other coding information to arrive at this answer. We did get paid from Medicare and Blue Cross.
 
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