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    Doc wants to bill two separate charges, same finger, due to two separate incisions for two types of cysts.

    Can this be done?

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    since you have two separate lesions in two separate incisions i don't see any reason why you can't bill the 26160 twice. i would append modifier 59 to one of the codes to indicate a distinct service. It specifically states "separate incision or excision, separate lesion".

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