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Tap Into Latest CPT® Assistant Advice on Reporting Transcatheter Closure of Paravalvular Leak Codes
2017-11-11

The September 2017 CPT® Assistant addresses appropriate reporting of 2017 codes 93590-93592 to describe transcatheter closure of paravalvular leak. The issue features guidelines and provides practical clinical examples that assist you to correctly report these newly updated codes.

Plus, reviewing the latest issue updates you about revisions made for reporting spinal injections, provides new guidelines for reflectance confocal microscopy, and reviews the list of CPT® code symbols, modifiers, and appendices along with their definitions. Take advantage of SuperCoder.com’s Code Connect code and keyword search to keep your skills up to date on these topics:

  • CPT® Code Symbols, Modifiers, and Appendices
  • Reflectance Confocal Microscopy: 96931-96999
  • Spinal Injection: 62320-63237, 77003, 77012, 76942
  • Transcatheter closure of paravalvular leak: 93462, 93590-93592.

For Q&A fans, find entries from this month’s FAQs by entering these codes and keywords in the TCI SuperCoder Code Connect search box:

  • Digestive System: 41010, 41115, 41520, 45378, 45398, 46221
  • Fetal Echocardiogram: 76825-76826
  • Fitting of Keratoconus Lens: 92002-92004, 92012-92014, 92072, 99070
  • Musculoskeletal System: 21085, 22800-22819, 27132, 28899.