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Lap Choly Cholangiagram with Liver Bx

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    When a liver Bx is performed with a major procedure such as a Lap Choly, is it appropriate to use code 47001? Iam not sure the difference between that code and using code47100.In the op report it states he used a core bx needle, so that is why I thought it would be code 47001. Thanks!

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    For those I also use the 47001

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    me too

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    Thanks guys for your input!

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