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BOTOX INJECTION

Pauline Posted Thu 13th of February, 2014 17:46:51 PM

My painmanagement doctor performed the following: Injection left sternocleidomastoid levator scapula and trapezius 100 units Botox.
Diagnosis; left sided torticolitis with sever spasms involving the left side of her neck and sternocleidomastoid, levator scapula and trazpeius muscles. Are the following codes correct?
64616
20550
J0585 100 units

SuperCoder Answered Fri 14th of February, 2014 09:09:02 AM

20550 code should not be separately billed, only the chemodenervation of the neck muscles were documented:

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