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    Default CPT code to take out scraped polyp

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    EGD report said polyps were cut by snare
    (43251) and removed by "ROTH NET".
    Do you code this Roth Net method???
    thank you

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    No you would only code the polypectomy via snare (43251)

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    You would code it as EGD with snare polypectomy - 43251

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