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Carotid Doppler - professional component

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    One of our mds will be reading the carotid doppler studies that we send our pt for. My question is what would we code just for the professional component? I looked at 37215-26 but the ins companies wont allow it. Any help is really appreciated. Thanks everyone.

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    If you are talking about the vascular test, carotid duplex then you would code 93880-26 or 93882-26. 32517 is for a carotid stent. Hope this helps!

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    Thanks, it helps alot!

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