E. maria Posted Fri 08th of May, 2015 02:11:14 AM
Patient underwent a low anterior resection for severe acute and chronic diverticulitis and complex repair of colovesicular fistula. What would be the proper codes?
SuperCoder Answered Mon 11th of May, 2015 00:39:45 AM
Use CPT 44145-59 modifier (if the records support the -59 modifier. Use CPT code 44660 or 44661 for repair of colovesicular fistula accordingly.