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    Can I get anyone's take on holding pathology for EGD and Colon procedures. We have always let them go with sign,symptom or findings. Now I am finding out that maybe they are all suppose to be held until path comes back? We usually hold the suspect colon cancer mass but let all else go. Can I get feed back on what is appropriate. And any documentation that supports either way. Thank you

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    Apr 2007
    Pensacola, Florida


    We wait for pathology.

    Bridgette Martin LPN, CPC, CGIC

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