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Topic Originator: cheryl
Post Date January 23, 2007 @ 10:02 AM
cpt code for a kub

January 23, 2007 @ 10:02 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Does anyone  know what   CPT  code I can use for billing a
portable KUB?    In michigan

Diagnosis is back pain and evaluate for renal calculi

impression was no acute intra abdominal process. Right Kidney obscured by overlyning bowel gas.


Carrie Caldewey
February 2, 2007 @ 11:37 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

A "KUB" is simply an abdominal xray: 74000. Apply -26 or -TC modifiers as needed.

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