According to CSI
93971 should only be charged when one extremity is examined; when less than a full exam is performed (for example, a follow-up study); when ultrasound is performed without Doppler evaluation; or when the exam is performed for venous mapping.
93970 A complete bilateral study of the lower extremity veins includes examination of the common femoral, superficial femoral, proximal deep femoral, greater saphenous and popliteal veins. The calf veins may also be examined.
A complete bilateral study of the upper extremity veins include examination of the subclavian, jugular maxillary, brachail, basilic, and cephalic veins. The forearm veins may also be examined.
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