DP's the gold standard though we don't always agree. That's more a matter of nuance than fundamentals. It's not undifferentiated soft tissue, it's kidney despite what it may have morphed into. That's why kidney bx is the best description. Soft tissue applies when you have something that isn't otherwise defined by CPT (an organ usually). It doesn't really matter if the mass is cancerous tumor or fibroma or bumpkiss, it's kidney in this case so you code 88305.
Yeah, who knew this would spin out the way it did? All the threads should be like this. We'd learn a lot more of what's going on outside our offices!!!
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