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General Surgery Coding Alert

Reader Question: Nail Down Method and Reason for Colonoscopy Code


- Published on Wed, Feb 21, 2018
Question: Our surgeon documented a colonoscopy for a 62-year-old female patient who had a positive fecal-occult blood test. The surgeon retrieved a 6 mm sessile [...]





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