The technical component of 88305 involves the preparation of the specimen for pathological diagnosis. In the unlikely event that the urologist measured and described the specimen from a pathological viewpoint, set it in paraffin, and prepared the slides, he or she could bill the technical component. I.E: the pathologist received slides rather than a specimen.
If the urologist removed the biopsy and sent it in formalin to the lab with a requisition for further processing, there is no charge for that. It's included in the 55700.
Aside from Moh's surgery, surgeons rarely perform their own pathology.
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