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    Would anyone know where I would be able to obtain information regarding this CPT code (73540)? I understand this is for an infant or child but what clarifies as an infant or child? I have searched high and low and still cannot find any documentation relating to my question. Any input would be greatly appreciated!
    Thank you,

    Thank you,
    Jessica O'Donnell CPC

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    Jessica,
    If you look in the front of the ICD-9 book it has a reference from the AHA stating the age edits. For this particular CPT it says for infant or child which could range up to 17 yrs of age.
    If you need a different reference just let me know and I'll pull one from the ACR website. Hope this helps!
    Anita CPC, RCC, CCS

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    Thank you so much Anita! That is very helpful, if you could pull it also from the ACR website that would be terrific as well. Thanks again!
    Jessica O'Donnell CPC

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