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Removal of anterior chamber implant

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    Default Removal of anterior chamber implant
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    Patient had an removal of anterior chamber implant , with an anterior virtectomy and a lens exchange with scleral fixation implant
    would cpt codes
    65920
    67005
    66986 be the right codes , or are they bundled, the doctor office says 66985 , not sure ? need help please

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    66986 EXCHANGE LENS PROSTHESIS M Non-Facility RVU: 21.49


    No bundling issues exist
    65920 REMOVE IMPLANT OF EYE M Non-Facility RVU: 18.02


    Code 65920 is a component of Column 1 code 66986 but a modifier is allowed in order to differentiate between the services provided.

    67005 PARTIAL REMOVAL OF EYE FLUID M Non-Facility RVU: 10.83


    Code 67005 is a component of Column 1 code 65920 but a modifier is allowed in order to differentiate between the services provided.

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