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    Dr performed 50590, 19 days later 52332 and 52353....tried to bill but got denied for the 52332/52353 for global. I don't see 52353 w/ 50590 and a code 9 for the 52332...Need help to understand if these both fall under the global of 50590 or if there is a mod I can use ???


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    Apr 2007
    High Point, NC


    CPT 50590 has 90 global days so any procedures performed during this period will need modifiers. If CPT 52332 & 52353 are related to the ESWL (which they probably are) add a 58 modifier to each code.
    Cindy Gallimore, CPC, CENTC

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