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Susan Posted Tue 16th of January, 2018 15:09:42 PM
I'm looking at 11462. Can I bill this x 3? It doesn't state if single or multiple. 2 excisions were on the left and 1 on the right.
SuperCoder Answered Wed 17th of January, 2018 00:42:43 AM

Hi,

You need to report CPT code 11462 for excision of hidradenitis inguinal simple and 11463 for complex repair, report appropriate code  as per the documentation.

No, you canot report 11462*3 as MUE for 11462 is 1, but you can report 11462-50 for bilaterel excision.

Hope that helps!

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