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    Can any one give me advice on how to code a complete left duplication?
    Procedures performed: Cystoscopy, left ureteroscopy of both left ureters, laser lithotripsy of ureteral stones, basket stone extraction, stent placement times two. Thanks

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    Interesting case! In one ureter was the ureter stone basket extract and the other ureter lithotripsied? And then a stent in each ureter?

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    yes, isn't it crazy.

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    Did you decide how you were going to code it? My initial thought is 52353 (if the service was done with a ureterscope) with a -22.

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