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Is implanting stints a preexisting condition if there was no heart attack?
September 13, 2011 2:23AM
I think most insurance companies would consider this a pre-ex. It is still a required procedure for treatment of a medical condition. What they extend the pre-ex clause to in terms of what they will or will not pay for is likely unique to the individual carrier and their guidelines.