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Modifier 25 w/Excision Code

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    If a patient comes for "evaluation of a large somewhat inflamed sebaceous cyst of his left back." My physician does a history, examined and decides that it does need to be excised. Then also dictated the excision.

    Can I charge a e/m with modifier 25 along with the excision code of 11406?

    M. Klaubauf

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    Seacoast- Dover New Hampshire
    I would do that.
    Karen Barron, CPC
    Hampton New Hampshire Chapter

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