This article was corrected to noted that CPT code 86152 describes circulating tumor cell testing, not full sequencing of the BRCA 2 gene.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has decided to revise the reimbursement for the CPT code describing BRCA testing from $1,438 to $2,184.

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