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    Default Percutaneous Transluminal Balloon angioplasty

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    If coding a Percutaneous Transluminal Balloon angioplasty of the renal artery.
    surgery code 35471 you would not also code 92982 right? why?


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    That's correct because 92982 is for coronary angioplasty, not renal.

    Diane Huston, CPC,RCC

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