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  1. #1
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    Billings, MT

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    I have a patient who is diagnosis with Breast Cancer 174.1 on the left side. Then later is diagnosis with a seperate breast cancer on the right side 174.2. Is their a modifier that needs to be attached to seperate these diagnosis codes.
    Thanks for any help.
    Jennifer Pfister, CPC

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    Apr 2007
    Columbia, MO


    see reply under other post location.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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