garivo06 Posted Thu 23rd of April, 2015 11:31:10 AM
Good morning, my questions is our provider in some cases performed pap smear in patient with uterine malignancy, ovarian malignancy would that be a billable services for Medicare patients with Q0091 and a designated diagnosis of V72.6,V76.47 Or are these consider diagnostic exam
thank you kindly,
SuperCoder Answered Fri 24th of April, 2015 03:04:30 AM
Code Q0091 (for PAP smear) should be used for patients with no signs, symptoms, or prior history of genital malignancy.