Chapter 21 part 2 (codes)
|The implantation of a patient-activated cardiac event recorder. ||33282|
|A coronary artery bypass using a saphenous vein graft. ||33510|
|A thromboendarterectomy of the carotid artery by neck incision, with a patch graft. ||35301|
|A patient presents to the physician’s office to have blood drawn for various lab tests. The venous blood is drawn by the medical assistant and sent to the lab with an order from the physician. Code only the drawing of the blood. ||36415|
|What is the code for a tunneled centrally inserted central venous catheter, without pump or port, in a 72-year-old patient? ||36558|
Reason for procedure: Atrial fibrillation.
Elective, external 175 J of synchronous cardioversion was undertaken very easily, with complete resolution of atrial fibrillation to normal sinus rhythm.
|Echocardiogram, transthoracic—complete study with color-flow Doppler and echocardiography. ||93306|
|An in-person electronic analysis of a dual chamber pacemaker system with reprogramming. ||93280|
|Pulmonary endarterectomy with embolectomy requiring cardiopulmonary bypass. ||33916|
|Direct repair of aneurysm associated with occlusion of the vertebral artery. ||35005|
|Venous bypass graft for occlusive disease, femoral-popliteal. ||35556|
|Harvest of one segment of vein from upper arm for coronary artery bypass procedure. Code vein harvest only. ||35500|
|Coronary artery bypass using two arterial grafts. ||33534|