CPT® 39545, Under Repair Procedures on the Diaphragm

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 39545 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair Procedures on the Diaphragm.

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The provider arranges the connective tissue of the diaphragm in an overlapping manner, to repair an extreme elevation of the diaphragm, due to a protrusion of the abdominal organs. The provider may approach this procedure through the thorax, in a transthoracic approach, or through the abdomen, in a transabdominal approach. The diaphragm may be paralyzed.

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