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Rib Block Coding

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    I am in need of some assistance on how to code a Rib Block Procedure. I can not find a CPT code for it and I've never coded one before. Please advise if you can help.
    Thanks so much.

    Teresa

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    Is it to block pain?


    Quote Originally Posted by tkavanaugh@kvch.com View Post
    I am in need of some assistance on how to code a Rib Block Procedure. I can not find a CPT code for it and I've never coded one before. Please advise if you can help.
    Thanks so much.

    Teresa

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    look at 64420 (one) and 64421 (multiple)
    intercostal nerve ( blocking pain)

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    Yes it was to block pain. Thanks so much!! Very helpful.

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