garivo06 Posted Thu 01st of June, 2017 15:24:15 PM
hi please provide information in which scenario would it be proper to bill for cpt 44604 when there is seroal tear due to extensive malignant disease and which diagnosis would apply
SuperCoder Answered Fri 02nd of June, 2017 08:13:13 AM
CPT code 44604 will be applicable to perforated ulcer, diverticulum, wound, injury or rupture without colostomy being performed.
We will get back to you regarding the ICD10 code.