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    is it ever acceptable to code these 2 procedures in the same session? Thank you.

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    46221 LIGATION OF HEMORRHOID(S) 46940 TREATMENT OF ANAL FISSURE

    Code 46940 is a component of Column 1 code 46221 and cannot be billed using any modifier.

    Well without seeing the report all I can tell you is that NCCI says its bundled.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ASC CODER View Post
    46221 LIGATION OF HEMORRHOID(S) 46940 TREATMENT OF ANAL FISSURE

    Code 46940 is a component of Column 1 code 46221 and cannot be billed using any modifier.

    Well without seeing the report all I can tell you is that NCCI says its bundled.
    thank you..

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