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skin biopsy

Maqbool Posted Tue 16th of August, 2011 08:59:50 AM

I could not find ICD for neuropathy for CPT of skin pr

Maqbool Posted Tue 16th of August, 2011 09:02:20 AM

I want to do skin biopsy for evaluation of neuropathy. I donot see Icd of neuropathy matching with cpt of skin biopsy.

Nikhil Answered Tue 16th of August, 2011 15:02:01 PM

In such a case, you have to justify with proof that justifies skin biopsy is an effective procedure for evaluation of neuropathy. The cases which are unique, the procedure which are not normally done in case of a specific problem, if denied, then you need to convince the career by reason of medical necessity, while calling the Insurance rep.

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