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Help!! CT of Abdomen and Pelvis

  1. Question Help!! CT of Abdomen and Pelvis
    Medical Coding Books

    I just received our Medicare Remittance and it is denying a CT of the Pelvis when done with CT of the Abdomen due to Error # 4 which is Procedure inconsistent with modifier or modifier is missing. Can anyone help me? I just use the TC for each one and have always been paid. Any help would be appreciated!! Thanks!

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    they may be talking about mod 26 Professional component

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    Fayetteville, NC
    Maybe you should have used one of the new CT abdomen and pelvis code instead?
    They are 74176-74178......
    A. McCormick, CPC, CGSC
    Walters Surgical Associates

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    Thank you so much for the heads-up on the new CT codes...I didn't even realize it!! WOO HOO!! Have a great week everyone :-)

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