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Excision of Recurrent Gastric Cutaneous Fistula

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.

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