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  1. #1
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    Apr 2007

    Default Modifiers ?

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    I am billing a 49560, 49568, 49505, 49585. Any suggestions on how this should be modified? Thank you.

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    Apr 2007
    Fayetteville, NC


    Were all of these hernias done through a single incision?

  3. #3
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    Apr 2007


    No, there was more than one incision.

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    Three separate incisions? and the mesh was on the 49560, I assume.?

  5. #5
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    Apr 2007


    Yes that is correct.

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    Apr 2007
    Milwaukee WI

    Default Operative note needed

    For an accurate response, please post the scrubbed operative note.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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