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Amazing tips for CPT codes for Abscess Drainage

Amazing tips for CPT codes for Abscess Drainage
Percutaneous procedures are little difficult to code.  We have seen some of the procedures like Fine needle aspiration, arthrocentesis, Breast biopsy, myelogram etc.  always have a primary procedure code followed by a imaging guidance or Radiological supervision and interpretation (RS&I) code. Since, interventional radiology charts includes multiple CPT codes...
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Common mistakes with CPT code 76942

Common mistakes with CPT code 76942
CPT code 76942 is an ultrasound guidance code. This code is used mostly for the percutaneous procedures. Percutaneous surgeries are same day surgery procedure and minimal invasive procedures. These procedures are performed through the skin percutaneously. Hence, guidance is always required for the procedure cpt code. Like Procedure...
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Awesome tips to code Hysterosalpingogram Cpt Code

Awesome tips to code Hysterosalpingogram Cpt Code
Basics about Hysterosalpingogram Cpt Code Hysterosalpingogram is an x-ray study inside of the uterus and fallopian tubes. During this procedure a dye is injected through the vagina and into the uterus. The dye flows both into uterus and fallopian tubes. Images are obtained using fluoroscopy.  The image helps...
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Learn how to code Percutaneous Lung Biopsy Cpt code

Basics of Percutaneous Lung Biopsy Cpt code In interventional radiology, we have many CPT codes for Biopsy procedures. Breast biopsy has the most number of CPT codes to code in Percutaneous surgery. Now, as we know biopsy procedure are done to take sample of particular organ and study...
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When to code CPT code 77003 and When not

When to code CPT code 77003 and When not
Basic about Cpt Code 77003 Guidance codes are important in Interventional radiology coding. Percutaneous surgery procedure is mostly depending upon guidance like ultrasound or fluoroscopic guidance. The imaging guidance CPT codes are different for vascular and non-vascular percutaneous procedures like CPT code 77003 is used for non-vascular exam...
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Become Expert in Coding Guidance CPT codes

Become Expert in Coding Guidance CPT codes
Use of guidance is very common for performing any radiology diagnostic exam. Interventional radiology CPT codes are mostly accompanied by guidance CPT codes. Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound, Computed tomography, MRI guidance etc. are some of guidance used with diagnostic radiology CPT codes. Now, with the new updates every year these...
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