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Aetna: Cystic Fibrosis Screening Coverage

Aetna considers only a panel of 25 core mutations that are recommended by the American College of Medical Genetics, medically necessary, for Cystic Fibrosis screening. Anything cystic fibrosis mutations that extend beyond the recommended core panel of mutations, will not be covered and be deemed as investigational.

To read the full medical/reimbursement policy for Genetic Testing , please click here.

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My name is Kate Patskovska, CPB. I am an Independent Medical Biller CPB (AAPC) and an owner of KR2 Medical Billing. KR2 Medical Billing is a full service Consulting/Medical Billing Business that is dedicated to educating, consulting, and overall improving the "financial health" of your medical practice.

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