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Angioplasty and Thrombectomy

Lena Posted Mon 02nd of November, 2015 16:37:17 PM

Are the correct codes for the procedure below 75710, 36140,37184, 37185,37220,37224, and 37211?

PROCEDURES:
1.Right leg angiography .
2.Percutaneous tbrombectomy of the right iliofemoral and popliteal-tibial bypass graft with the AngioJet and tPA thrombolytic therapy.
3.Revascularization of the right posterior tibial artery with balloon,angioplasty
4.Balloon angioplasty of stenotic right iliofemoral and popliteal-tibial bypass graft wi th baJ J aan angi oplaty.
5.intra-arterial infusion of tPA overnight

SuperCoder Answered Tue 03rd of November, 2015 01:23:08 AM

Thanks for your question.

Yes, all code choices are correct for the given procedures except one 36140. I am not sure why you used this code here. Otherwise, others are correct.

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