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    61 year old patient had a left mammography done at a Radiology Medical Group, code G0206 was used to bill the insurance and it was denied. Patient is not on medicare, should they have used code 77055 because G0206 is a temporary code and it's for medicare?

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    g0206 -is for digital imaging.

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