The other coders are right. These procedures should all be billed on one claim form with modifiers.
Depending on what the operative note says. for example:
45385, removal of polyp(s) with snare thechnique,
45382 - 59, control of bleeding. But, if the bleeding was a result of the polypectomy, you cannot bill this as a seperate procedure. There is a saying: "if you break it, fix it". So, make sure that this control of bleeding was performed in a different part of the colon.
45380 - 59. Again, bx or polyp(s) removed by cold forceps. Must be in different part of colon than the 45385.
Hope this helps a little.
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