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    Default HELP- EGD,Rem.of Peg and Insert Of Peg

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    I am totally confused as to how to code for the following:
    EGD, Removal of Insitu PEG tube and Insertion of PEG Tube
    Would someone please help with this?
    This is what I Thought it would be: 43247 and 43246
    ICD 9: Malfunctioning PEG 569.62 Thank you for helping me DEB, CPC

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    San Antonio, Texas

    Default EGD with insertion of PEG tube

    Read the article found at http://www.gastro.org/wmspage.cfm?parm1=3395

    If you do not find your answer, send an inquiry to Kathleen @ askmueller@aol.com

    She is an expert GI coder.

    Diana Wilson, CPC

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