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    Doctor performed a selective angiography of the superior mesenteric artery and selective angiography of the celiac access with right femoral artery entry. I billed it as 36245, 36245-59 can you please tell me if this is correct for medicare. Having trouble understanding if its same order.

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    Apr 2007
    durham, nc


    36245, 36245-59 would be correct as both of these are first order arteries, as long as the doctor doesn't go any further into the celiac artery.
    A.Dimmitt, CPC, CIRCC
    Durham, North Carolina

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    hi 36245,36245-59 is correct

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