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STEMI and Lytic infusion

Carl Posted Wed 10th of February, 2016 16:29:47 PM

SCENARIO 12:
Left heart catheterization.
Coronary angiography.
Coronary angioplasty and stent in the RCA.
Intracoronary Infusion of ReoPro in the treated RCA.

Patient presents for with acute chest pain and EKG changes suggestive of STEMI acute inferior MI.
No prior cardiac history. He has no CHF.
He underwent emergent coronary angiography with left heart catheterization and coronary angiography.
Left ventricular pressure was obtained but left ventriculography was not done.
Significant atherosclerosis of the RCA was noted with infarct related occlusion.
He underwent acute recanalization of the RCA with coronary angioplasty with stent in the RCA. Intracoronary infusion of ReoPro in the treated RCA at the end of the procedure, 10 minutes duration.

CPT Codes sequence: 92941-RC, 93458-26-XU
Is this the proper sequence?
Thanks

SuperCoder Answered Thu 11th of February, 2016 01:23:27 AM

HI,

Please refer to the following link, it will be helpful in answering your query.

https://www.supercoder.com/my-ask-an-expert/topic/nstemi-2-vessels-stents-and-oct#post-43129

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