Kami Posted Wed 11th of April, 2012 13:16:54 PM
In order to use 45385 does it have to be done by snare?
SuperCoder Answered Wed 11th of April, 2012 13:27:55 PM
Yes, CPT 45385 must should be done by snare. If it is hot biopsy forceps/bipolar cautery, use 45384. If it is not amenable to removal by hot biopsy forceps, bipolar cautery or snare technique, use 45383.