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Old 01-31-2011, 11:09 AM
TKoehn TKoehn is offline
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Default EGD with band ligation and Biopsy

The doctor performed an EGD with band ligation for bleeding esophageal varices. But then went down further and took a biospy for the stomach. My question is are these bundled, or can I put a 59 on the biospy since they were each done for different reasons?

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Old 01-31-2011, 12:33 PM
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I believe you can 59 the biopsy. Are you coding for an ASC?
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