We did an ultrasound on a patient who has a lump externally in the epigastric region. What code should be assigned?
Do you have any tips for reporting radiopharmaceuticals with code 78015?
CT of the head without contrast is performed in the morning, and a CT of the head with contrast is performed on the same day in the afternoon. Is it correct to code this scenario using 70450 with 70460 separately accompanied by modifier 59, or choose just 70470?
What exactly does 0508T define? Is there any modifier that needs to be reported with this service?
How do you know when it is appropriate to report code 36218 for additional 2nd or 3rd order vessels selectively catheterized?
For lower extremity incompetent veins treatment services, what code would I report for the chemical ablation of incompetent extremity veins?
Should we report a separate S & I code with intravascular stent codes? Do we charge for angioplasty separately when reporting these codes?
What codes would we report for interventions in the central segment of the dialysis circuit?
If we performed a complete obstetric ultrasound examination (code 76805) but were unable to see a handful of structures and had the patient come back to re-evaluate the fetal anatomy not seen well in the previous study, is the follow-up study reported as a limited evaluation (code 76815) or a reevaluation (code 76816) study?
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