CPT® 33944, Under Heart/Lung Transplantation Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 33944 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Heart/Lung Transplantation Procedures.

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The provider prepares the donor heart that he receives in a cold solution for transplantation to a recipient’s body. He inspects the heart, excises, or sutures the blood vessels if they need repair, and removes any blood clots. He also excises the pulmonary artery and aorta as necessary.

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