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    I am trying to code the instillation of Ciprodex drops in a patients maxillary sinus for MRSA in the maxillary sinus. Anyone have a suggestion? Thanks!

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    Apr 2007
    Duluth, Minnesota


    not my area of expertise - but I'm thinking that would be "included" in the E/M.. usually, placing drops, giving oral meds (asprin,etc) is included in the E/M...

    but again, not my area of expertise...
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    Can we still bill for the drops, like a HCPCS code?

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