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    Default Abdomial Hysterectomy w/ hernia repair

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    Pt had a total Abdominal Hysterectomy (58150 ) and a Repair of an ubilical hernia (49585) . Recevied a denial for bundling . Has anyone received denials or have any information regarding billing for a hernia repair.

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    Milwaukee WI

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    I don't see them as bundled as per CCI edits.

    You might want to use -59 modifier (I know, it shouldn't be necessary, but ...)

    I would appeal w/ copy of CCI edits.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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