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Core Biopsy---HELP

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    Default Core Biopsy---HELP
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    Does anyone know the CPC code for a Right Ischial Tuberosity, Core Biopsy?

    Any help will be greatly appreciated.

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    Hi, I would use 20225. Hope this helps.


    Melanie R. Daugherty, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-P
    Coder, Ambulatory Procedure Department
    Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
    Portsmouth, Virginia

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    Take a look at the description for procedure 20245.

    Hope this helps.

    ~L
    CPC, CGSC, COSC

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    20245 is an "open" bx; she indicated "core" bx


    Melanie R. Daugherty, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-P
    Coder, Ambulatory Procedure Department
    Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
    Portsmouth, Virginia

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    Thanks for your help !!!!

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    OOPS, sorry about that. What was I thinking!

    ~L
    CPC, CGSC, COSC

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