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    Does anyone know if 69222-RT is inclusive to 69436-RT?

    I didnt see that, but it is on the same side
    any help...thanks

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    Smile Evon P, CPC
    Per CCI edits checking codes results in :

    Code / Description
    69222 CLEAN OUT MASTOID CAVITY M Non-Facility RVU: 5.44
    No bundling issues exist

    69436 CREATE EARDRUM OPENING M Non-Facility RVU: 4.18
    No bundling issues exist


    These two code should not have bundling/inclussive issues.


    Evon Pefaur,CPC
    Intermountain ENT Specialists

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