Billing and Coding: Lumbar MRI - R2

This coverage article has been revised and published for notice under contract numbers: 02102 (AK), 02202 (ID), 02302 (OR), 02402 (WA), 03102 (AZ), 03202 (MT), 03302 (ND), 03402 (SD), 03502 (UT), and 03602 (WY).

Effective Date: October 1, 2020
Summary of Article Changes:
Under ICD-10 Codes that Support Medical Necessity - Group 1: Codes - added codes:
M80.8AXA: Other osteoporosis with current pathological fracture, other site, initial encounter for fracture

This revision is due to the annual ICD-10 Code update and is effective on October 1, 2020.

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