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Coding Pathology codes w/ Mohs surgery

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    Unhappy Coding Pathology codes w/ Mohs surgery
    Medical Coding Books
    Good afternoon all,

    Patient has Mohs surgery codes listed below
    Pathology codes
    BC/BS denying last 2 lines of 88305 due to bundling w/ 17313 any suggestions?

    Thank you,

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    St.Petersburg, Fl
    It states(just below) the description of surgical pathology "do not report 88203-88209 on the same specimen as part of Mohn's surgey". Hope this helps.
    Alecia Peck CPC

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