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Removal of FB w/ flouroscopy

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    The physician uses flouroscopy to locate and remove a foreign body from the muscle of the palm. Can I use 76000 for the flouroscopy? CPT 20525 b/c the physcian had to dissect deep into the muscle. Thank You!

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    Quote Originally Posted by bethh05 View Post
    The physician uses flouroscopy to locate and remove a foreign body from the muscle of the palm. Can I use 76000 for the flouroscopy? CPT 20525 b/c the physcian had to dissect deep into the muscle. Thank You!
    yes as long as it does not bundle per the CCI edits (which I do not believe it does)
    Mary, CPC, CANPC, COSC

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