CPT® 44650, Under Repair Procedures on the Intestines (Except Rectum)

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 44650 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair Procedures on the Intestines (Except Rectum).

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Summary

The provider closes off a fistula that forms a communication between two points on the small intestine, i.e., enteroenteric fistula. Alternatively, he closes off a fistula between the small intestine and the large intestine, i.e., an enterocolic fistula. He performs the procedure to treat or prevent infection, abscess formation, or other complications.

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