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    Hi Everyone! Having difficulty coding for removal of percutaneous drain. Pt came into the office - Thinking I can only bill and E&M code. Can anyone help me with this? Havent really been having
    to much luck with this coding forum; but thought I would try again
    Thank You, Deb CPC

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    are they in the global period? If so, cannot charge. If not, then I would do appropriate E/M level.

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    Thanks so much for your help Deb

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