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    Default Radiology

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    I bill for radiologists that work out of a hospital. We bill only the professional component.
    My question:
    If the order was for a CT of the chest and a CTA of the chest was done, can we bill for the CTA and not the CT.


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    Default cta vs ct

    do you know why they decided to do a cta instead of ct? was it protocol? what is the reason?
    Angelica Stephens RHIT, CPMA, COSC, CCS-P, CPC, COC.
    Albuquerque, NM

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    they were doing the test to check for pulmonary embolism.

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