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MVA (manual vacuum aspiration) for missed AB

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    Can someone tell me please what to code if a patient is having a manual vacuum aspiration for treatment of very early missed AB. Is it just an office visit?

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    Idaho Falls, Idaho
    You would use coded 59820-59821
    Tesja Erickson, CPC, CPMA COBGC, CEMC
    The Coding Surgeon
    Medical Documentation & Coding Consultant
    2012 AAPC Idaho Falls Chapter President
    2011 AAPC Idaho Falls Chapter President-Elect

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