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Breast biopsy with diagnostic mammogram

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    Default Breast biopsy with diagnostic mammogram
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    If a provider does a breast biopsy with a clip under ultrasound or MRI guidance can I code the diagnostic mammogram that is done after?

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    Yes I do that all the time. I've read the trick is as long as he isn't using mammographic guidance to do the biopsy and clip and then turn around and do a mammogram to check for the clip. As long as it's Ultrasound or MRI...

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