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    Default Us buttock

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    Ok guys, put on the thinking caps please! This can go in many different directions so any input would be helpful. Dr is looking for a hematoma in the patients buttocks (Ultrasound). How would you code this cpt??


  2. #2
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    Apr 2007
    Dallas, GA


    Per CPT Assistant (May 09) 76857 is used for the Buttock

    Neck 76536

    Upper Extremity 76880

    Axilla 76880

    Chest Wall 76604

    Upper Back 76604

    Lower Back 76705

    Abdominal Wall 76705

    Pelvic Wall 76857

    Buttock 76857

    Groin 76880

    Perineum 76857

    Lower Extremity 76880

    Other Soft Tissue 76999
    Last edited by chembree; 08-11-2009 at 11:28 AM.

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    Thank you so much, I will keep that list with me!

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