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Superficial parotoidectomy

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    Can I put the RT modifier with this procedure, 42415? Superficial parotoidectomy, facial nerve dissection?

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    I would think not
    Parotidectomy, lateral lobe, with FN dissection 42415
    - total, with FN dissection 42420
    - total, en bloc, with FN sacrifice 42425
    - total, with unilateral neck dissection 42426

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