Screening exams



I am a radiology coder and if the indication is screening - no signs,
symptoms etc. then the screening code is prime. You can code findings but only
as additional codes.

See Chapter 21 , section 5 , of the Official Coding Guidelines, for
information on coding Screening exams.

Sharon
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