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Novel cancer drug stymied by rigid billing system

The problem is that there is no billing code for the US$373,000 Yescarta therapy in Medicare

Minneapolis

A US government reimbursement system that does not fully cover the costs for Gilead Sciences Inc's complex blood cancer therapy is partly to blame for the slow uptake of the novel life-saving treatment, according to doctors who are trying to treat patients.

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