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    Default Bladder Botox injection

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    How is anyone coding a Botox injection in the bladder for incontinence? Thanks for any answers.

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    i am curious to the answer to this as well...i think we can use the J0585 with an admin code...but which one...my prac is uro and how they were billing it was with an unlisted code...which i dont agree with and trying to find a better way

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    Cpt 53899 ICD-9CM 99.29
    J0585 Botulinum toxin type A, per unit
    Covered Diagnosis- 596.54,596.59,788.30-788.33 or 625.6

    Injection of Botox via Cystoscopy into Bladder Muscle Wall.
    Treatment for Neurogenic Bladder and Urinary incontinence.

    Botox to detrusor muscle….some additional links. Hope this helps




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