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garivo06 Posted 1 Year(s) ago
Hi- my question is if the aspiration of malignant ascites at the time the debulking 58950 is being performed separately billable with cpt code 49082. the op note only mentions suctioning with poole suction thank you,
SuperCoder Posted 1 Year(s) ago

Hi,

No suctioning is a part of CPT 58950 or 58952. Also code 58950 and 49082 have CCI conflict.

Thanks

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