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Oncology & Hematology Coding Alert

Coding Strategy:
4 Tips Help You Master Your Malignant Melanoma Claims

Look for specific codes for biologicals, interleukins, and other chemotherapy options. The therapy for malignant melanoma is complex given the chemotherapeutic agents your ongologist may use. Added to these are the interleukins and antibodies that can puzzle even seasoned coders. Here is a quick overview of the chemotherapy options and the corresponding codes. Also, be sure to check the ICD-10-CM [...]