Don't have a TCI SuperCoder account yet? Become a Member >>

Ob-Gyn Coding Alert

You Be the Coder:
Laparoscopic Ovarian Vein Cauterization

Question: I am in need of some assistance with choosing a CPT® code for what the provider indicates as a “laparoscopic ovarian vein cauterization.” The operative report indicates moderate to severe pelvic congestion syndrome. The operative note states: “We began by first treating all the ovarian cysts by drainage and cautery, followed by ovarian drilling bilaterally, followed by serially cauterizing the [...]


Other Articles in this issue of

Ob-Gyn Coding Alert

View All