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Needle Core Biopsy with ultrasound guidence

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    Default Needle Core Biopsy with ultrasound guidence
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    Physician is performing Biopsy of subcutaneous nodule on the abdominal wall and thigh.
    He uses the spring loaded BARD device and ultrasound guidance. Any help will be greatly appreciated. I came up with CPT 11100 and +11101 Path Report states: Maligant melanoma involving fibroadipose tissue.

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    Consider 49180 for the abdomen and 27323 for the thigh.

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