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    Default Tick removal - What is the CPT code

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    What is the CPT code for a tick removal on the trunk?

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    Default Need the note

    Unless there is some procedure involving an incision .... and I would need to see the scrubbed procedure note, if there is .... this is part of the E/M service.

    Hope that helps.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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