Combined Arterial-Venous Grafting for Coronary Bypass CPT® Code range 33517- 33530

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Heart and Pericardium 33517-33530 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 33517- 33530
Combined Arterial-Venous Grafting for Coronary Bypass
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[b]cabg codes[/b] 33510-33516 / CABG Venous 33533-33536 / CABG Arterial 33517-33523 / CABG Add on Combined Arterial-Venous Grafting 33508 / Endoscopic removal of vein (normally saphenous vein) 3550... [ Read More ]
I will try to help with the CABG portion of your question. You have three sections from which to choose when it comes to a CABG. VENOUS GRAFTING ONLY (33510-33516) is used when the CABG is done using... [ Read More ]
So, why would you use this code instead of the code for the CABG with a modifier for repeat procedure? The question in our wookbook read as such: "Reoperation of a one arterial coronary bypass graft a... [ Read More ]
AVR - 33405 (most common - with my docs); 33411 - AVR with annulus enlargement MV Repair/Replacement - Repair; 33425, 33426 (with prosthetic ring), 33427 (radical reconstruction i.e. chords). Replace... [ Read More ]
Hi: Becaus you stated he did an arterial & a SVG (vein) I would code as: 33533 (one artery), 33517 (one vein), 33530 Redo, 35600 & 33508 IF endoscopy removal of vein was done. With reading the re... [ Read More ]
[b]add on[/b] I'm assuming that the other add on codes would be the 33517-33530 for the venous grafts and arterial grafts combined. It would look something like 33533 +33517 +33508 If this is what i... [ Read More ]