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Cherie Posted Mon 16th of November, 2015 07:50:39 AM

My doctor removed a stent, then attempted multiple times to reinsert a stent w/ no success. Would I charge a 52332/52 ? Please advise. Thanks!

SuperCoder Answered Tue 17th of November, 2015 00:36:16 AM

Report this procedure with 52332-53. Append modifier -53 (Discontinued procedure). Please submit the detailed procedural report to the payer which clearly indicate the reason of discontinued the procedure.

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