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    Can I use a modifier 59 if the doc uses an anterior portal to perform 29825 and a posterior portal to perform 29826? Since they are "different" body areas on the shoulder, I was thinking I could. As always, your help is greatly appreciated.

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    sounds like just different portals, not different areas. I would not advise.
    Mary, CPC, CANPC, COSC

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    Thanks, Mary!!!

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