CPT® 31634, Under Endoscopy Procedures on the Trachea and Bronchi

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 31634 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endoscopy Procedures on the Trachea and Bronchi.

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Summary

In addition to a normal bronchoscopy procedure, the provider inserts a balloon and inflates it to treat any air leakage in the lungs due to a bronchopleural fistula. The provider may use an occlusive substance to fix the leakage permanently.

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