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    How do you code for positve BRCA results? Thanks in advance.
    Tammy Hughes, CPC
    Practice Manager
    Richard M. Goddard, M.D
    Grass Valley CA

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    Columbia, MO


    Since BRCA testing should be considered for those women who have close male or female relatives who have been diagnosed with breast cancer and/or have female relatives with ovarian cancer, It should be a screen for breast cancer code first followed by the appropriate family hx code.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    Thank you Debra.
    Tammy Hughes, CPC
    Practice Manager
    Richard M. Goddard, M.D
    Grass Valley CA

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