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    Default Bladder Irrigation w/foley complicated

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    Hi there, Physician notes:

    complicated foley insertion, bladder irrigation for clot retention and gross hematuria.

    Not sure if this is 51700 or 51703 or something entirely different

    Any help
    Thank you

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    I'm leaning towards the 51703 (the irrigation is bundled) if documentation to support a complicated insertion is noted (small urethra, stricture, special catheter or guidewire used).

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    Thank you!

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