CPT® 33217, Under Pacemaker or Implantable Defibrillator Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 33217 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Pacemaker or Implantable Defibrillator Procedures.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider inserts two electrodes transvenously, through the vein and connects it to a permanent pacemaker or implantable defibrillator already in place. This procedure is done for a pacemaker implant or implantable defibrillator that is not functioning properly due to a problem with the electrode.

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