CPT® 33983, Under Cardiac Assist Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 33983 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Cardiac Assist Procedures.

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The provider replaces the implantable pump in a previously placed ventricular assist device (VAD) with a new pump. This code is applicable for replacement of a pump in a single ventricle. The provider places the patient on cardiopulmonary bypass to perform this procedure.

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