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Pregnancy Test


What is the best code to use for a pregnancy test (beta HCG) after treatment for infertility by IUI with or without clomiphene or injectable gonadotropins? Is it correct to code this pregnancy check under infertility diagnosis or should it be coded under another diagnosis such as unconfirmed pregnancy or other non-infertility diagnosis?

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I see in the coding corner it is recommended that CPT code 99211 be used for education and teaching for injectable medications. View the Answer
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Limited ultrasound performed by RN

Would it be appropriate to bill a 99211 when an RN is doing a limited ultrasound and documenting findings during an IUI or IVF treatment cycle? View the Answer
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Is it appropriate to bill sperm washing/prep for IUI to the female or should it be billed to the male? View the Answer
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Semen Analysis CPT and CLIA Certification

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Donor Sperm IUI Single Women

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