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Localization clip placement

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    Any ideas on coding an ultrasound guided placement of a gel mark ultra core clip for a breast nodule without a breast biopsy being performed? The only thing done was the placement of the clip for localization so I can't use CPT 19295. Would it be ok to use 19290?

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    St. Louis, Missouri
    I would use 19290

    Melissa Blow, CPC

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