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Dasika Posted 1 Year(s) ago
Need help with the following Procedure Dx - Thyroid Goitre / Negative for Malignancy Flexible Bronchoscopy with airway inspection and EBUS guided TBNA of a Sub-Sternal Mediastinal Mass located posterior right to Thoracic trachea. I am thinking of code 31652---- NorthCarolina Subscriber
SuperCoder Posted 1 Year(s) ago

Greetings from SuperCoder.com!

 

Thanks for your question. Yes you are correct. You may report code 31652 (Bronchoscopy, rigid or flexible, including fluoroscopic guidance, when performed; with endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) guided transtracheal and/or transbronchial sampling (eg, aspiration[s]/biopsy[ies]), one or two mediastinal and/or hilar lymph node stations or structures).

 

This code covers - Flexible Bronchoscopy, EBUS, and TBNA.

 

Please feel free to write if you have any concern or questions.

 

Thanks.

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