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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

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Selecting the Wrong Hemorrhoid Code Could Cost You $255

One note allows mixed codes for internal procedures. If you crack open your CPT® book and find just three codes specifically designated for internal hemorrhoids, that might lead you to believe those are your only choices when your surgeon treats internal hemorrhoids — but you would be wrong — and missing the other choices could cost your surgery practice plenty.  [...]