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    How would you code a removal of a fecal impaction during an office visit?
    Last edited by busydawnis; 03-18-2010 at 03:30 PM.

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    If manually removed it is included in the E/M. If performed via anoscopy you can code 46608.
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

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