Re: CPT coding question

From:John McClure <>

We operate under the understanding that these are 88307
We don't believe that leiomyomata are sufficient for classification as

John McClure MD
Hospital Pathology Associates
Minneapolis, MN

on 5/23/01 9:02 AM, Teri Johnson at wrote:

> I have a question regarding how others are coding their uterus, w/wo tubes
> and ovaries if there are leiomyomata present. I was initially instructed to
> bill for an 88309 because fibroids are considered to be neoplasms. However,
> I was also just told that they are an exception and we should only be
> billing 88307.  What's the consensus out there?
> Thanks in advance,
> Teri Johnson
> Physicians Reference Laboratory
> Overland Park, KS

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