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Need help in coding LHC with Transvenous pacemaker insertion

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    Pt was seen in emergency room by the cardiologist had a left heart cath with arterial line insertion and Transvenous pacemaker insertion.I'm using codes-76937.26,93458.26,59 , 33210.59,99152 and 99153. Its giving me a message that it fails per CCI edit.My question is go I need to bill them separately or do I need to use another modifier.Please advise.

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    33210 is a column 2 code for 93458 which means that the 2 codes cannot be billed together under any circumstance.
    L. Mark Kozu, COC, CPC, CCC

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