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    If ultrasound is used to locate an IUD for removal is there a code to bill for the ultrasound guidance. Should it be billed along with the IUD removal code 58301? Or is there a more accurate code?

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    We do have code 76998 (ultrasonic guidance, intraoperative), but not sure of the payment process, check with your local insurance whether they cover the intraoperative guidance.

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