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Pyelogram modifier - Md or radiologist

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    I am trying to figure out how apply a modifier for a pyelogram 74420 that was done during an inpatient procedure by the MD and then sent to the radiologist for reading. Does the MD get a 26 for performing the pyelogram? What does the radiologist charge for his reading?
    In a quandary......? Any advice is welcome!

    Thank you

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    your MD wouldn't be able to charge. The hospital gets the technical portion(TC), and the radiologist reading the report gets to bill the professional portion or (26).

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