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Genetic Testing Code Modifiers

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    Houston, Texas Chapter
    Question Genetic Testing Code Modifiers
    Medical Coding Books
    not sure when to append these modifiers for lab procedures when Cytogenetic studies are performed. please help!!!
    Sharon Bowie,CPC

  2. #2
    Default Modifiers
    As per the CPT If the procedure is performed to test for oncologic (neoplasm) or inherited (eg.. Alzheimer's disease) disorders we should use the "Genetic Testing Code" Modifiers.

    Hope this helps!

    Abdul Saleem M

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