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    When coding a nerve conduction study upper and lower with 13 or more, what are the CPT codes and modifiers that should be used? Besides 95913?
    Last edited by sporter2014; 10-15-2014 at 11:01 AM.

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    It is hard to give a direct coding quote to you without seeing the operative note. However, you are only counting the 13 points that were performed and not by limb. 95913 has a MUE of 1 so, my suggestion is to research your code 95913. If the physician performed 13 (95913), then guidelines state that it is not by limb but the number of points.

    Hope this helps
    Amy Pritchett,
    2017-2018 Secretary of Local Mobile AAPC Chapter
    2015-2016 President of Local Mobile AAPC Chapter

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