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    Question Left heart cath w Swanganz

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    How would you bill?

    Doc performed a LHC then pt went into shock, so he placed intra-aortic balloon and Swan-ganz.

    Medicare is denying the Swan,93503-59, stating invalid code.

    Any suggestions?


    Coder in Alabama

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    Can you provide all the codes billed and the remark code and description from your MEOB?

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