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    I Need Help!! My Gastro Dr. Did Multiple Cold Biopsies, Snare Resection And Fulguration Of Residual Tissue In A Previously Resected Polyp. Am I Able To Code All Of These Technicques Even Though There Was Just One Polyp?

    Thanks For Any Info

    Toni R - CPC
    Last edited by shannia; 09-16-2008 at 10:16 AM. Reason: NEEDED TO ADD CPC

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    Code the most extensive method only if only one polyp was biopsied.
    Kenyel Beverly-Martin, CPC
    Operations Standardization Manager
    Memorial University Physician Services
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