Leslie Posted Mon 23rd of April, 2012 21:06:49 PM
Phyician sutured a small vein in the patients leg. He is refering to it as a superficial vein ligation. However this patient does not have varicose veins and that is the codes that I am finding for ligation.
Can you please assist me in finding an appropriate code.
SuperCoder Answered Tue 24th of April, 2012 07:47:26 AM
I think it would be 37718.