CC Posted Mon 24th of February, 2020 11:48:09 AM
I need help finding the correct CPT code for - Resection of an enterocele hernia sac done with a rectocele repair. Thank you
SuperCoder Answered Tue 25th of February, 2020 12:56:32 PM
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SuperCoder Answered Wed 26th of February, 2020 06:36:54 AM
Thanks for the patience.
As per the limited documentation code 45560 Repair of rectocele (separate procedure) and code 57270 Repair of enterocele, abdominal approach (separate procedure). If the enterocele repair is done through vaginal approach then code Repair of enterocele, vaginal approach (separate procedure). Modifier 59 should be appended with code 45560 and 57268.
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