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    What would be the anesthesia code for a ct guided paraspinal mass at the T7 level? Pleural fluid was collected.
    Thanks for any help.

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    Need more info. Was this a biopsy, fine needle biopsy, aspiration, incision and drainage,.... how deep..?

    Julie, CPC

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    20 gauge westcott needle guided percutaneously via intercostal approach directed to nodular mass in papaspinal mass posterior to the aorta. Cellular material and 7 cc of pleural fluid were collected. Hope this helps and thanks for any info.

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