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    I am wondering if physician does an ESI and finds that immediately after injection pt experiecing severe HA doctor then performs a blood patch. Would we be able to charge ESI with blood patch w/ modifer 25?Please help as I am very unfamiliar with coding pain mgmt.

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    I looked and 62311 is a column two code of 62273 and modifier is NOT allowed. Both would not be able to reported.

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