Eleen Posted Tue 25th of October, 2016 10:48:50 AM
Would you code 43270- Ablation of lesion if the following is documented:
Multiple 2 to 7 mm NON bleeding angioectasias were found in the cardia and the gastric body. Coagulation for tissue destruction using Argon Plasma was successful on two of the larger lesions.
SuperCoder Answered Wed 26th of October, 2016 05:56:34 AM
Hi, the correct code for the above mentioned scenario is 43270.