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    Hello all,

    I just wanted to double check this situation:

    Our physician performed ORIF under same anesthesia as another specialty that performed DVT. The ORIF was done after completion of the DVT. Would I need a modifier? I am thinking no.

    Thanks in advance,

    Kim, CPC
    Last edited by kibbit99; 06-02-2009 at 08:02 AM. Reason: Sent 2x by mistake

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