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    Red face Injection for Migraine

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    The pateint was given a trigger point injection in the cervical area, what code should we use?

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    Apr 2007
    Sioux Falls South Dakota


    Trigger point injection codes are 20552 for 1 or 2 muscles and 20553 for 3 or more muscles.
    Lucinda (Cindy) McGarry, CPC-P
    Applications Specialist
    Avera Health Plans
    Education Office Sioux Falls SD Local Chapter
    Past President Sioux Falls SD Local Chapter

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