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Coding for Gestational Carrier

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    Good Morning,
    I have been asked how to code for a gestational carrier, is there a specific diagnosis code for the gestational carrier? Are there any related CPT codes?
    This is something that comes up in my work but not very often.

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    We use v26.89- other specified procreative management. Since I work for an infertility center , when we do infertility testing we use dx code v26.89 inconjunction with v26.21- infertility testing. If you are coding for the embryo transfer for a GC then you would use all applicable codes that you would use for a regular IVF transfer and related services.

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