TITLE

Nail Your Coding For H. Pylori Testing With This Guidance

PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Gastroenterology Coding Alert;Jun2012, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses on various coding choices that can be reported during Helicobacter pylori (H.pylori) testing. He stated about the urea breath test (UBT) conducted by the gastroenterologist to test for the presence of H. pylori. It also discusses on the another method used by gastroenterologist, testing a biopsy specimen from the stomach.
ACCESSION #
75899638

 

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