Oscar Posted Mon 25th of May, 2015 04:32:06 AM
Please provide the CPT code for following procedure.
Pre & Post opp Dx: Recurrent Gastrocutaneous Fistula.
Procedure: Excision of Recurrent Gastric Cutaneous Fistula.
Please provide the CPT ASAP.
SuperCoder Answered Tue 26th of May, 2015 00:41:52 AM
If the fistula is due to a prior gastrostomy tube, use CPT 43870. If not, use an unlisted CPT code 43999.