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Evar abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

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    Default Evar abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
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    I have never done CV Surgery before.. so I'm needing some help with a few of these procedures. I'm not sure where to start with this one!
    Can someone help me with this?? Thank you!

    EVAR ABDOMINAL AORTIC ANEURYSM REPAIR WITH STENT GRAFT , ( x 3 endo-grafts) Right External Iliac Artery Balloon Angioplasty, Left External Iliac Artery Balloon Angioplasty, Bilateral femoral artery exposure and repair, Left Subclavian triple lumen placement, Pelvic Arteriogram with run-off, Abdominal Aortogram, Intravascular Ultrasound,

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    Macon, Georgia
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    I'm still very new at this myself but I can tell you what I know. Try looking at 34800 - Endovascular repair of infarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm or dissection; using aorto-aortic tube prosthesis.

    34812 - Open femoral artery exposure for delivery of endovascular prosthesis, by groin incision, unilateral. Use the modifier -50 or -RT, LT depending on insurance carrier

    75952 is one of your ultrasound codes.

    I hope this at least gives you something to start with and build on.
    Tammy Held, CPC, CPPM

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    Hi! You really need to post the report to get a good answer on this


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    Default EVAR repair
    If you could post the report that would be helpful. It will depend on the type of graft used,if there was placement of extension prothesis. ::

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