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    need help coding this scenario
    dr sees a new pt in the office for cpt 25565 does pre and post xrays, cast is
    placed ,arm was not placed right the procedure was too painful for patient with only a local inj. pt was sent to the hospital to repeat procedure 25565
    under anesthesia. how should iI bill this?

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    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    The 2nd 25565 should have a 76 modifier applied.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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