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  1. Question 93458 denied
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    can you bill CPT 93458 with 92980?

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    Yes you can but starting April 2011 you now need a -59 modifier due to CCI edits.

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    Do you need a 59 on the cath or stent?

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    On the cath.

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    If one doc does the cath, then another doc comes in and does the stent, do you still need a 59 on the cath. They are under the same tax id.

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    Yes, you still need a -59 mod on the cath.

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    Do you have a resource where i can read up on this because i feel uncomfortable with just appending modifier 59 without having something to back it up.

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