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

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    Thank you for confirming that for me.

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