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Radial Artery harvest

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    Hi! If a radial artery harvest was done for a CABG but the conduit could not be used, would 35600 still be appropriate. I can not find anything telling me otherwise but I just wanted to get a few opionions!

    Thanks in advance and have a great day!

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    As long as it was harvested you can use the 35600. I verifed this at the STS coding workshop a couple years ago.

  3. #3
    I agree with Chris.

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