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Unsuccessful/failed coronary intervention

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    I am not sure how to bill for an unsuccessful/failed coronary intervention. I am planning to bill for the angiography and interp, but are there any other codes I can bill for?

    Amy, CPC

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    Unsuccessful or discontinued?

    If Discontinued see modifier -53 (physician) or -73 / -74 (hospital), in addition to ICD-9 V64.__ code.
    Anthony McCallum, CPC, CIRCC, CPC-I, CCS

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