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    Is there a CPT code for an ear wick insertion or is this part of the E/M? We had a child diagnosed with swimmers ear the doctor inserted an ear wick to draw out the fluid we have a debate going about whether or not this can be billed separately.

    Thanks for any help


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    We do those from occasionally in our office and they are part of the E/M. We have never found a separate code for them.

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