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    Default Help with surgery please

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    I have a physician who did a diagnostic lap and then a oophorectomy, right, due to a dermoid cyst. Can someone help me with this? I don't think I can charge the 49320, dx lap.

    Thank you!

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    Smile Laparoscopy

    You are correct the diagnostic lap is included in 58661

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