CPT® 49205, Under Excision and Destruction Procedures on the Abdomen, Peritoneum, and Omentum

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 49205 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Excision and Destruction Procedures on the Abdomen, Peritoneum, and Omentum.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider opens the abdomen to remove or destroy one or more abnormal growths of various types, including tumors, cysts, and endometriomas, with the largest being more than 10.0 cm in diameter. He targets these growths within or behind the membrane lining of the abdominal cavity, which may or may not be cancerous and in some cases may represent the spread of cancer from another location.

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