CPT® 47740, Under Repair Procedures on the Biliary Tract

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 47740 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair Procedures on the Biliary Tract.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider creates an anastomosis, or connection, between the gallbladder and the small intestine in an end to side, or Y shaped fashion, to permit free flow of bile in the presence of blockage due to tumor or other biliary disease.

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