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right 11th rib subcostal injection

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    I have a Fluoro guided right 11th rib subcostal injection I am trying to codeā€¦ Can anyone offer any guidance?

    The reports just says, a 22 gauge spinal needle was inserted into the subcostal region posteriorly at the right T11 rib. A total of 5 cc mixture of 2 cc lidoncane 1%, 2 cc Marcaine 0.25%, and 1 cc of 80 milligrams Depo-Medrol was injected.

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    Alexandria, LA
    Do you know why they were injecting? Nerve block, trigger point, etc?

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