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Possible Molar Pregnancy

Question: My ob-gyn treated a patient he suspected had a possible molar pregnancy but was not confirmed by pathology. Should I report 59812? The op note states: Procedure: Suction Dilation and Curettage
Anesthesia: Monitored Local Anesthesia with Sedation and Spinal
IV Fluids: 1000 mL of lactated Ringer’s
Estimated Blood Loss: 50 mL
Complications: None
Specimens: products [...]