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    Question Pain management

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    I have started doing some pain management coding and i have a patient that had a medical branch block the injection was done at the l5-s1 bilaterally - 3 injections per side not sure how to code this out.

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    (These are my opinions and should not be construed as being the final authority. Other opinions may vary.)

    You probably want to repost this in the Anesthesia-Pain Management Forum, and please give us more information. We will need to know the actual wording of the operative note.

    Richard Mann, your pain management coder

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