louise Posted Fri 12th of July, 2019 12:05:07 PM
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Direct laryngoscopy with magnification
Tracheobronchoscopy with dilation with excision of granulation tissue
Placement of new trach tube
The stomal granulation tissue was then addressed transcervically since suspension laryngoscopy was not possible. suprastomal granulation tissue was excised with a microdebrider. The stoma was then progressively dilated up to a size 36 urethral dilator. Flexible bronchoscopy was then performed via the trach tube to suction blood/secretions--findings reported above
SuperCoder Answered Mon 15th of July, 2019 09:00:22 AM
Hi As per the provided limited documentation the appropriate CPT codes would be and Per operative report physician performed placement of new tracheal tube for which CPT seems appropriate for excision of granulation tissue CPT would be correct as there is no specific CPT code for the performed procedure Provided...