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    If the surgeon does removal of T-tubes bilaterally and then does a paper patch bilaterally, can you bill/code for both 69424*50 and 69610*50?


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    no, per the NCCI edits they bundle

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    only 69610.

    Mohd Ali Hadi- CPC-H

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    I agree with mbort and haadi. 69424 bundles with 69610. Hence only 69610 will be coded here with 50 modifier.

    Thank You
    Amit Joshi MSc,CPC,CPC-H

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    Thank You So Much!

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