Breast biopsy modifier and ultrasound question

I have a patient who had a breast biopsy done and is back again for re-excision during the postoperative period as the doctor did not believe he got it all. My first question is should I append a -58 to this second attempt? Secondly, is it appropriate to code CPT 76998 (ultrasound guidance; intraoperative) with the breast biopsy (19120), and if so should a MichelleK
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