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Oncology & Hematology Coding Alert

Biopsies:
3 Tips Draw the Line Between FNA Versus PNB Procedures

Watch out, or your mistake will cost you $64 per procedure. If your oncologist merely documents "biopsy" for procedures where he obtains a specimen via a needle, then you could be finding yourself in limbo as to whether to report a fine needle aspiration (FNA) or a percutaneous needle biopsy (PNB). Here are tips on how you can steer clear [...]