CPT® 00731, Under Anesthesia for Procedures on the Upper Abdomen

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 00731 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Anesthesia for Procedures on the Upper Abdomen.

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The anesthesia provider performs anesthesia services for an unspecified type of upper gastrointestinal endoscopic procedure during which another provider introduces the endoscope to but not beyond the proximal (upper) part of duodenum, the first portion of the small intestines just below the stomach.

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