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Sep 18th, 2015 - geminirich65

thoracotomy codes

Hi! Can you code 32320 with a 32100, exploratory thoracotomy? There is an edit, but when can you use the 2 adding the 59 modifier? TIA!

Rich

Sep 18th, 2015 - petunia 195 

re: thoracotomy codes

If they are using the same incision, same session I would not add a 59 modifier in my opinion.



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