CPT® 44401, Under Endoscopic Stomal Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 44401 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endoscopic Stomal Procedures.

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The provider inserts a colonoscope through an artificial opening in the patient’s skin, called a stoma. He observes and destroys any tumor, polyp, or other abnormal change in the intestinal tissue; these can be single or multiple in number. The procedure may include predilation and post dilation along with passage for a guide wire.

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