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DX code for tubal patency

  1. Question DX code for tubal patency
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    need help...we want to order an HSG to test tubal patency after methtrexate use for an tubal pregnancy. We are having a disagreement on what code to use. Some want to use the tubal pregnancy code (633.10) while others believe that we should not be using that code since it has been 2 months and she is no longer pregnant due to the methotrexate injection. However, we can not find a code for just tubal patency. Any help would greatly be appreciated. Thanks.

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    Albany, New York
    V67.59 (?)
    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

  3. #3
    Jefferson County
    Default tubal patency
    I have a question. Was the drug given to patient as a Therapeutic use. If so then could you use the 633.10 for the tubal pregancy and then use a E-code for the drug.

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