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Cardiology Coding Alert


Report Endovascular Repair of Infrarenal Abdominal Aorta Correctly Every Time

Hint: Make sure you look for “rupture” and “other than rupture” in the documentation. Reporting endovascular repair of the abdominal aorta or iliac arteries can be a real challenge because you have so many different codes to choose from. Along with all of these codes, you also must follow specific CPT® guidelines. And, if you don’t read your cardiologist’s medical [...]