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  1. Question Cordblood & Tissue
    Medical Coding Books
    Our physician did the cordblood collection and also Tissue.
    As in some of the previous threads on the cordblood the CPT code used is
    S2140 is there a code for the Tissue?

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    Greeley, Colorado
    This is becoming a pretty hot topic. According to one of my docs, the company that stores the samples pays for the harvesting. I don't know about tissue, I have only heard about the cord blood from my docs. There again you might be looking at 58999... I would love to hear from others on this!
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

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