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  1. #1
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    Apr 2007
    Loma Linda

    Default Lateral view of c-spine

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    How would you bill a lateral view of a c-spine? The cpt book only has the c-spine as 2-3 views. The physician does not specify the level only states that it is a lateral view? Any suggestions?? Thank you

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    Apr 2007
    New Haven, CT

    Default CS 1 view

    72020 is single view, spine, any level (cervical, thoracic or lumbosacral) - don't use if more complet exam done on the same day . . .

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