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    Default Dexa Scan - Any know where I can get a list/documention

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    Any know where I can get a list/documention of what dx codes cover Dexa scans?

    I know certain codes are cover ex: 733.00 & 733.90... but if test comes up neg are there any symptoms that cover med ness?

    thanks ahead of time

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    Look for your local CMS local coverage determinations. This will show you a list of ICD-9 codes that support medical necessity. There are even V codes that are acceptable.

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