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    Could someone help me out with a coding question on intrcoronary injection of nitroglycerin during cath procedure. Should i be able to bill 96373 intra-artrial injection with 59 modifier??? Please help!!!

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    Unfortunately, the performing physician cannot bill for the injection of Nitroglycerin during a cath procedure or stent placement; it is included with both of these procedures. The hospital will bill for the nitroglycerin.

    Hope this has helped,


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    Thanks for the feed back. Thought it would be too good to be true. Needed to check again though. Have a good day

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