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EMPIRE CLINICAL LABORATORY, INC.

2101 CRAWFORD ST SUITE 211, HOUSTON, TX, 77002 | (713) 615-9200

Laboratories, Clinical Medical Laboratory

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How This Provider Compares

This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $281 per patient in 2015.
They performed about 22 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.

Number of
Patients
921
Rank: 103rd
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
22,122
Rank: 77th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
24 This Provider
Avg 22.5
Total Paid
by Medicare
$352K
Rank: 79th
out of 201 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$382 This Provider
Avg $281

How This Provider’s Patients Compare

Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all of Part B patients.

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 86 different services in 2015
(33 were redacted as they were performed on less than 11 patients)

All Services

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Drug Services
Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, comprehensive group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80053
Performed in an office
1,213
times performed,
5% of services

1st 2nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

861
patients got this service, 93% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$17,479.33an average of $14.41 per time performed $11,220.25
an average of $9.25 per time performed
medical
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample +

Insertion of needle into vein for collection of blood sample ×

Service Code: 36415
Performed in an office
1,169
times performed,
5% of services

2nd 3rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

839
patients got this service, 91% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.1)
$3,518.69an average of $3.01 per time performed $3,436.86
an average of $2.94 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Service Code: 80061
Performed in an office
1,114
times performed,
5% of services

3rd 5th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

804
patients got this service, 87% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$20,363.92an average of $18.28 per time performed $12,632.76
an average of $11.34 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, p... +

Complete blood cell count (red cells, white blood cell, platelets), automated test ×

Service Code: 85025
Performed in an office
1,098
times performed,
5% of services

4th 4th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

799
patients got this service, 87% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$11,638.80an average of $10.60 per time performed $11,386.26
an average of $10.37 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Uric acid level, blood

Service Code: 84550
Performed in an office
1,075
times performed,
5% of services

5th 30th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

766
patients got this service, 83% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$6,622.00an average of $6.16 per time performed $4,063.50
an average of $3.78 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Screening test for autoimmune disorder

Service Code: 86038
Performed in an office
988
times performed,
4% of services

6th 70th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

728
patients got this service, 79% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$16,252.60an average of $16.45 per time performed $15,926.56
an average of $16.12 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Rheumatoid factor level

Service Code: 86431
Performed in an office
972
times performed,
4% of services

7th 83rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

714
patients got this service, 78% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$7,552.44an average of $7.77 per time performed $7,358.04
an average of $7.57 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation +

Red blood cell sedimentation rate, to detect inflammation ×

Service Code: 85651
Performed in an office
961
times performed,
4% of services

8th 218th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

712
patients got this service, 77% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$4,632.02an average of $4.82 per time performed $4,535.92
an average of $4.72 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Lipase (fat enzyme) level

Service Code: 83690
Performed in an office
929
times performed,
4% of services

9th 104th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

678
patients got this service, 74% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,723.31an average of $9.39 per time performed $8,537.51
an average of $9.19 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Analysis for antibody to helicobacter pylori (gastrointes... +

Analysis for antibody to helicobacter pylori (gastrointestinal bacteria) ×

Service Code: 86677
Performed in an office
893
times performed,
4% of services

10th 167th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

664
patients got this service, 72% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$9,939.09an average of $11.13 per time performed $9,742.63
an average of $10.91 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gonadotropin, follicle stimulating (reproductive hormone)... +

Gonadotropin, follicle stimulating (reproductive hormone) level ×

Service Code: 83001
Performed in an office
822
times performed,
4% of services

11th 145th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

628
patients got this service, 68% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$20,796.60an average of $25.30 per time performed $20,369.16
an average of $24.78 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Vitamin d-3 level

Service Code: 82306
Performed in an office
801
times performed,
4% of services

12th 14th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

628
patients got this service, 68% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$29,693.07an average of $37.07 per time performed $29,028.24
an average of $36.24 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Prolactin (milk producing hormone) level

Service Code: 84146
Performed in an office
798
times performed,
4% of services

13th 197th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

615
patients got this service, 67% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$21,075.18an average of $26.41 per time performed $20,620.32
an average of $25.84 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Gonadotropin, luteinizing (reproductive hormone) level

Service Code: 83002
Performed in an office
747
times performed,
3% of services

14th 183rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

601
patients got this service, 65% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$18,854.28an average of $25.24 per time performed $18,450.90
an average of $24.70 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Psa (prostate specific antigen) measurement

Service Code: 84153
Performed in an office
633
times performed,
3% of services

15th 32nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

449
patients got this service, 49% of patients
1.4
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$15,850.32an average of $25.04 per time performed $15,527.49
an average of $24.53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Testosterone (hormone) level

Service Code: 84403
Performed in an office
597
times performed,
3% of services

16th 55th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

444
patients got this service, 48% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$20,978.58an average of $35.14 per time performed $20,554.71
an average of $34.43 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin a1c level

Service Code: 83036
Performed in an office
498
times performed,
2% of services

17th 7th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

420
patients got this service, 46% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$6,583.56an average of $13.22 per time performed $6,449.10
an average of $12.95 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, thyroid stimulating hormone (tsh)

Service Code: 84443
Performed in an office
455
times performed,
2% of services

18th 6th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

387
patients got this service, 42% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$10,515.05an average of $23.11 per time performed $10,196.55
an average of $22.41 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hepatitis b surface antibody measurement

Service Code: 86706
Performed in an office
419
times performed,
2% of services

19th 153rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

353
patients got this service, 38% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,125.78an average of $14.62 per time performed $6,004.27
an average of $14.33 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hepatitis b core antibody measurement

Service Code: 86704
Performed in an office
418
times performed,
2% of services

20th 181st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

354
patients got this service, 38% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$6,855.20an average of $16.40 per time performed $6,717.26
an average of $16.07 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Measurement of hepatitis a antibody

Service Code: 86708
Performed in an office
416
times performed,
2% of services

21st 210th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

354
patients got this service, 38% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$7,013.76an average of $16.86 per time performed $6,872.32
an average of $16.52 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Bilirubin level

Service Code: 82248
Performed in an office
403
times performed,
2% of services

22nd 46th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

318
patients got this service, 35% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,764.58an average of $6.86 per time performed $1,527.37
an average of $3.79 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Acute hepatitis panel

Service Code: 80074
Performed in an office
402
times performed,
2% of services

23rd 173rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

342
patients got this service, 37% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$26,065.68an average of $64.84 per time performed $25,539.06
an average of $63.53 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Amylase (enzyme) level

Service Code: 82150
Performed in an office
326
times performed,
1% of services

24th 108th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

259
patients got this service, 28% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$2,875.32an average of $8.82 per time performed $2,816.64
an average of $8.64 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Progesterone (reproductive hormone) level

Service Code: 84144
Performed in an office
306
times performed,
1% of services

25th 193rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

240
patients got this service, 26% of patients
1.3
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$8,699.58an average of $28.43 per time performed $8,512.92
an average of $27.82 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Estradiol (hormone) level

Service Code: 82670
Performed in an office
282
times performed,
1% of services

26th 116th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

226
patients got this service, 25% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$10,724.46an average of $38.03 per time performed $10,507.32
an average of $37.26 per time performed
medical

Amphetamine or methamphetamine

Service Code: G6042
Performed in an office
281
times performed,
1% of services

27th 27th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

130
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$5,943.15an average of $21.15 per time performed $5,825.13
an average of $20.73 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin b-12) level

Service Code: 82607
Performed in an office
204
times performed,
0.92% of services

28th 31st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

190
patients got this service, 21% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,194.24an average of $20.56 per time performed $4,100.40
an average of $20.10 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroxine (thyroid chemical) measurement

Service Code: 84436
Performed in an office
189
times performed,
0.85% of services

29th 39th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

173
patients got this service, 19% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,769.04an average of $9.36 per time performed $1,731.24
an average of $9.16 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically nec... +

Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated trip charge. ×

Service Code: P9604
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
0.82% of services

30th 73rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

107
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.7
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 3.2)
$1,078.76an average of $5.96 per time performed $1,038.94
an average of $5.74 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Iron level

Service Code: 83540
Performed in an office
167
times performed,
0.75% of services

31st 36th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

155
patients got this service, 17% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$1,472.94an average of $8.82 per time performed $1,441.21
an average of $8.63 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone evaluation

Service Code: 84479
Performed in an office
159
times performed,
0.72% of services

32nd 65th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

144
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,402.38an average of $8.82 per time performed $1,372.17
an average of $8.63 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Ferritin (blood protein) level

Service Code: 82728
Performed in an office
157
times performed,
0.71% of services

33rd 43rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

144
patients got this service, 16% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,913.92an average of $18.56 per time performed $2,852.69
an average of $18.17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Pcp drug level

Service Code: 83992
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
0.63% of services

34th 62nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

127
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,780.00an average of $20.00 per time performed $2,724.40
an average of $19.60 per time performed
medical

Methadone

Service Code: G6053
Performed in an office
139
times performed,
0.63% of services

35th 35th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

127
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,088.58an average of $22.22 per time performed $3,027.42
an average of $21.78 per time performed
medical

Benzodiazepines

Service Code: G6031
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
0.62% of services

36th 23rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

126
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,473.46an average of $25.17 per time performed $3,404.46
an average of $24.67 per time performed
medical

Cocaine or metabolite

Service Code: G6044
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
0.62% of services

37th 40th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

126
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$2,845.56an average of $20.62 per time performed $2,788.98
an average of $20.21 per time performed
medical

Opiate(s), drug and metabolites, each procedure

Service Code: G6056
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
0.62% of services

38th 10th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

126
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$3,654.24an average of $26.48 per time performed $3,581.10
an average of $25.95 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Chemical analysis using chromatography technique

Service Code: 82542
Performed in an office
138
times performed,
0.62% of services

39th 13th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

126
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$3,398.94an average of $24.63 per time performed $3,324.42
an average of $24.09 per time performed
medical

Barbiturates, not elsewhere specified

Service Code: G6043
Performed in an office
137
times performed,
0.62% of services

40th 63rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

126
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$2,134.46an average of $15.58 per time performed $2,091.99
an average of $15.27 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Magnesium level

Service Code: 83735
Performed in an office
134
times performed,
0.61% of services

41st 29th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

131
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$1,224.76an average of $9.14 per time performed $1,196.62
an average of $8.93 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Folic acid level

Service Code: 82746
Performed in an office
132
times performed,
0.6% of services

42nd 68th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

128
patients got this service, 14% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$2,643.96an average of $20.03 per time performed $2,588.52
an average of $19.61 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Chemical analysis

Service Code: 82492
Performed in an office
119
times performed,
0.54% of services

43rd 81st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

109
patients got this service, 12% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.3)
$2,925.02an average of $24.58 per time performed $2,866.71
an average of $24.09 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope +

Manual urinalysis test with examination using microscope ×

Service Code: 81000
Performed in an office
84
times performed,
0.38% of services

44th 139th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

82
patients got this service, 9% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$362.88an average of $4.32 per time performed $354.48
an average of $4.22 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Thyroid hormone, t3 measurement

Service Code: 84480
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.31% of services

45th 94th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

66
patients got this service, 7% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$1,315.12an average of $19.34 per time performed $1,285.20
an average of $18.90 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Confirmation test for antibody to human t-cell lymphotrop... +

Confirmation test for antibody to human t-cell lymphotrophic virus (htlv) or hiv ×

Service Code: 86689
Performed in an office
68
times performed,
0.31% of services

46th Alert 634c0670e9b0f4e97fc9f1e1f07be123ffeab88a9de548d41da5a24a8f6054bd

most performed service for this provider 5 or fewer providers in this specialty in TX perform this service

56
patients got this service, 6% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
$1,795.20an average of $26.40 per time performed $1,755.08
an average of $25.81 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Automated white blood cell count

Service Code: 85048
Performed in an office
50
times performed,
0.23% of services

47th 414th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

50
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 2.3)
$173.00an average of $3.46 per time performed $169.50
an average of $3.39 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Carcinoembryonic antigen (cea) protein level

Service Code: 82378
Performed in an office
47
times performed,
0.21% of services

48th 126th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

43
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.9)
$1,216.36an average of $25.88 per time performed $1,188.63
an average of $25.29 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell concentration measurement

Service Code: 85014
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.21% of services

49th 141st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

45
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.6)
$153.18an average of $3.33 per time performed $145.82
an average of $3.17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Hemoglobin measurement

Service Code: 85018
Performed in an office
46
times performed,
0.21% of services

50th 148th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

45
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.8)
$148.58an average of $3.23 per time performed $145.82
an average of $3.17 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Platelet count, automated test

Service Code: 85049
Performed in an office
44
times performed,
0.2% of services

51st 421st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

44
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$268.84an average of $6.11 per time performed $262.68
an average of $5.97 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Red blood cell count, automated test

Service Code: 85041
Performed in an office
42
times performed,
0.19% of services

52nd 449th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

42
patients got this service, 5% of patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$176.40an average of $4.20 per time performed $169.26
an average of $4.03 per time performed
medical
PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY

Blood test, basic group of blood chemicals

Service Code: 80048
Performed in an office
19
times performed,
0.09% of services

53rd 12th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

16
patients got this service, 2% of patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.7)
$219.26an average of $11.54 per time performed $187.91
an average of $9.89 per time performed

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 2015 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Where practical, AMA’s consumer friendly translation of the CPT descriptor was used. ProPublica has received permission from the AMA to use these codes on this site.

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