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  1. Default uterine sounding
    Medical Coding Books
    Does anyone know the appropriate code to use for uterine sounding? This was done 2 weeks after a hysteroscopic septum repair
    (58560, 0 follow up days) for septated uterus. Would I use an E&M code? or 57800?
    Thanks for your help!
    Last edited by mmallick; 10-26-2011 at 08:52 AM.

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    Tacoma, WA
    This is just an E/M code. Part of an examination post surgery.
    Arlene J. Smith, CPC, CPMA, CEMC, COBGC

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