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Discogram 72295 each level

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    Is it appropriate and acceptable to code mutiple 72295 discogram? If so are you adding a modifier to each level coded and are you reimbursed for all levels. For example we bill for 3 levels use the injeciton code 62290 and the 72295 times 3.
    Thank you,
    Rose, CPC

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    You can code each code per level. S&I and procedure codes for these studies typically have a 1:1 correlation. (per 2011 Interventional Radiology Coder) I would code:
    62290 x3
    72295 x3
    Amanda Hollis, CPC, RCC, CIRCC

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