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    Can anyone tell me how to code a popliteal fossa nerve block? Is this the same as a popliteal nerve or sciatic nerve injection and if not, what is the difference?
    Also, should I use an unlisted procedure for pop-fossa catheter?
    Thank you.

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    Apr 2007
    Lincoln, NE


    Popliteal blocks:
    I use 64445 for single injection and 64446 for continuous catheter.

    Julie, CPC

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