CPT® 45342, Under Endoscopy Procedures on the Rectum

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 45342 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endoscopy Procedures on the Rectum.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider examines the inner part of the anus, rectum, and the sigmoid colon using a sigmoidscope, a flexible, narrow tube with a camera at its one end.  He then uses the channel in the scope to perform an ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration and or biopsy of abnormal tissue.

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