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  1. Default left heart cath - Documention states
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    Documention states: A left coronary artery catheter was advanced and left coronary injection performed. A right coronary catheter was used to inject into the right cornoary artery. Injection was also made into the left subclavian artery. Catheter was replaced with pigtail cath and aortic root inj was performed. Also states injection of internal mammary artery was made.
    Also states a right coronary artery cath was used to selectively inject into the left subclavian artery . PLEASE HELP, AM I MISSING ANY CODES ???
    93508
    93544
    93540
    93539
    93556
    93545

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    Quote Originally Posted by Theresa Hartlage View Post
    Documention states: A left coronary artery catheter was advanced and left coronary injection performed. A right coronary catheter was used to inject into the right cornoary artery. Injection was also made into the left subclavian artery. Catheter was replaced with pigtail cath and aortic root inj was performed. Also states injection of internal mammary artery was made.
    Also states a right coronary artery cath was used to selectively inject into the left subclavian artery . PLEASE HELP, AM I MISSING ANY CODES ???
    93508
    93544
    93540
    93539
    93556
    93545
    Looks good to me!

    Jim Pawloski

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    Default Pam, CP
    Where is the by-pass graft for code 93540 mentioned?

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