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Piriformis Injection

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    Seacoast/Dover Chapter
    Question Piriformis Injection
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    I was just curious as to what CPT codes are used when you code a Piriformis Injection. I was taught to code it as a "trigger point" injection (20552), but when I put through our Encoder system (3M), it doesn't seem to like this code. Can you tell me what you use for CPT codes in this situation?

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    We use 20552 at my pain practice and have never had a problem...
    Walker Bachman, CPC, CPPM

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    Seacoast/Dover Chapter
    Thank you! I thought I may have been doing something wrong.

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