Surgical Procedures on Meckel's Diverticulum and the Mesentery CPT® Code range 44800- 44899

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on Meckel's Diverticulum and the Mesentery 44800-44899 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 44800- 44899

January 08, 2021
Several changes have been recently made to the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting for fiscal year (FY) 2021. The guidelines changes affect code assignment for conditions and sympto... [ Read More ]
September 01, 2020
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July 31, 2020
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July 07, 2020
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July 01, 2020
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I'm hoping to gain some insight on coding for Diabetes with PVD. From working in the field, I've always been told that if a patient has Diabetic PVD, E11.51 not to submit the code for PVD alone, I73.9... [ Read More ]
Hello, I do know that: CPT 27487- this procedure includes (from Complete Global Service Data for Orthopaedic Surgery Books by AAOS). I don't have these books yet (just copied from other AAPC forum) ... [ Read More ]
We have patients under Prospect insurance paid by Capitation and fee for service. How do we figure out how much we got paid from fee for service claims each month? Right now, I have to open up each ... [ Read More ]
Hello, Quick question regarding skin tags and excisions. A patient has come into the office to have a intermittent bleed skin tag removed due to clothing catching. The provider removed skin tag by e... [ Read More ]
Can you clarify what the difference is between the GT and 95 modifier? The descriptions seem so similar and some insurances say bill 95 or GT. Thank you!... [ Read More ]
Surgery done in OR under endotracheal anesthesia. Patient taken to OR from ER and Discharged same day from Recovery same day. So, the patient was not admitted but was in the OR with ENT surgeon to ... [ Read More ]
my office is having trouble with hospital consults. I am coding a hospital e/m and a procedure on the same day using modifier 26. we are not getting paid for the consult. am i coding this wrong? ... [ Read More ]
Hello Everyone! With the new 2021 E/M Documentation changes, there have been questions that have arisen in regards to requirements for the HPI and Exam. Now that these components are deemed "me... [ Read More ]
Hello coders! Can anyone please clarify the correct process for the indicating the initial diagnosis & CPT in a telehealth visit, and then the follow-up diagnosis & CPT when they present in p... [ Read More ]