[Histonet] RE: Coding for Rectum segment for prolapse
JWeems <@t> sjha.org
Mon Feb 6 09:34:13 CST 2012
I would code as an 07 - Colon, Segmental Resection other that tumor
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From: histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu [mailto:histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu] On Behalf Of Vickroy, Jim
Sent: Monday, February 06, 2012 10:12
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Subject: [Histonet] Coding for Rectum segment for prolapse
In reviewing the CPT codes I do not see a lower code for a portion of rectum taken out for prolapse. Does anybody have an idea how they are charging or coding these specimens?
James Vickroy BS, HT(ASCP)
Surgical and Autopsy Pathology Technical Supervisor Memorial Medical Center
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