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    Default coding help for cpt 17250

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    can procedure Chemical cauterization of granulation tissue (CPT 17250) billed with 2 units

    Neha Bhatnagar CPC, CPC-H

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    Apr 2007


    I don't think so.Anyway why you need 2 units

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    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    You may not use units greater than 1 for any surgical procedure, or any procedure that does not come as a quantity distribution as in timed codes or drugs. This is stated in the 1500 billing manual.

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    what modifier would you use for CPT code 17250, Medi-cal is asking for one

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