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Did You Know? Weekly Educational Series 13

For the Week of November 16, 2015-Cardiology

Question:A stent was placed into a bridge lesion that crossed over from the left main to the left anterior descending artery.  Can two stent codes be reported with 92928 LM and 92928 LD?

Answer:No.  When one intervention resolved a lesion that is in two coronary arteries, only one 92928 code would be reported.