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Pain Management Coding Alert

Spinal Procedures:
Don't Be Fooled: ESIs and Transforaminals Aren't the Same

Here’s how to stop letting the similar names muddy your coding. The terms “epidural steroid injection” (ESI) and “translaminar or interlaminar injection” might be interchanged sometimes, but don’t let the names confuse you. Neither is the same as a transforaminal ESI, so keep reading to learn the difference.  Get to Know Your ESI Code Options  CPT® includes four codes for [...]

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