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G9456

Documentation of medical or patient reason(s) for not ordering or performing screening for hcc. medical reason: comorbid medical conditions with expected survival < 5 years, hepatic decompensation and not a candidate for liver transplantation, or other medical reasons; patient reasons: patient declined or other patient reasons (e.g., cost of tests, time related to accessing testing equipment)

  • Effective Date: 2015-01-01
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Carrier Judgement
  • BETOS Classification: Undefined codes

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G9455       G9457