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Left perc nephrolitotomy, left ureteral stent placemt, left nephrostomy tube pla

Jennifer Posted Fri 26th of February, 2016 12:25:19 PM

I was considering using 50080,50693,50432 but CCI edits say i need a modifier. we are talking one stone here. Can i use all three , and which modifier would i use if so? the access was already obtained.

SuperCoder Answered Mon 29th of February, 2016 03:17:57 AM

Hi,

For the same renal collection system and/or associated ureter, cannot report codes 50693-50695 with 50430-50435, 50684, or 74425.

Appropriate codes for this scenario would be:

50080-LT
50432-LT

Thanks!

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