CPT® 43284, Under Laparoscopic Procedures on the Esophagus

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 43284 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Laparoscopic Procedures on the Esophagus.

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Summary

The provider implants a magnetic band around the junction of the esophagus and stomach to narrow the opening and prevent the backflow of stomach contents, known as gastroesophageal reflux (GER), using a laparoscopic approach. The provider may also perform a cruroplasty to strengthen the diaphragm and prevent a hiatal hernia.

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