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Transjugular Liver Bx

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    I'm trying to get a patient authorized for a Transjugular Liver Bx but I'm not sure what code or codes to use. Please help!!

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    37200

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    75970/37200: Transcatheter biopsy
    Transcatheter biopsy, radiological supervision and interpretation

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    And also we need to code for catheterization 36011 or 36012 depending upon the hepatic vein or higher order catheterization. If hepatic venogram was also performed, we have to code 75889 also.

    Thanks
    Elamathi

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