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    Default Pessary insertion in Gyn clinic

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    Trial pessary tried and patient coudn't tolerate the procedure.Can we bill 57160 or not?

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    I think you could bill it with a 53 modifier. (discontinued procedure)

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    Default Pessary procedure discontinued

    Procedure discontinued with 53 modifier should work - Pessary being sterillzed and reused?

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    is it OK for hospital billing? I am doing hospital billing

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