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    Question Multiple loose body removal

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    Hi everyone, sure could use some help....

    My surgeon performed arthroscopy of the knee and removed three large loose bodies. They were each in a different compartment of the knee, not the same. Can I bill CPT 29874 once for each compartment, or can I only bill once for all three?


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    I believe you can only bill that once.

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    Thank you, that is what I believe as well... I was just getting some conflicting information, LOL. Have a great day!

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