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E. maria Posted Fri 21st of August, 2015 16:03:07 PM

Can you help me ..can you tell me what is the correct CPT code for laparoscopic excision of external iliac lymph node. Patient with history of lymphoma and now with enlarged right external iliac lymph node.

SuperCoder Answered Mon 24th of August, 2015 02:51:19 AM

Well, for laproscopic procedure there is no such code. Use CPT 38589 (unspecified code) to bill the procedure. Please provide the proper documentation with the claim form to support the unlisted procedure. Hope it helps!

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