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    Does anyone have a code for this procedure? The cytoscope is inserted into the bladder, there is a needle introduced to fill the bladder with saline (not a catheter). The physician does a lavage to shake up the bladder so the cells loosen, the saline is then withdrawn and the solution is sent for pathology?

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