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    pt comes in for cath removal and voiding trial. the patient then returns a couple hours late unable to void and another cath is placed: How would you code this?

    99211 ov cath removal

    51702 reinsertion of cath.

    All help is appreciated

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    If your 99211 service documentation is significant and separately identifiable, you'll need to append modifier 25. The foley insertion is bundled with 51798 so you'll need modifier -59 to show it was a separate encounter.

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