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    What is the proper charge if you do an eye tray and you do NOT remove any foreign body? Is it still 65205 or an appropriate E & M. Thanks!

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    I would use code 99070 and the appropriate E&M.
    (65025 is the procedure for removing the foreign body and since it was not removed I would not use it).
    Last edited by Kimmers; 05-12-2010 at 02:11 PM. Reason: to add something.

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