Other Cardiac Surgery Procedures CPT® Code range 33999

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Heart and Pericardium 33999 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 33999
Other Cardiac Surgery Procedures
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