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Endoscopic peg change

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    Default Endoscopic peg change
    Medical Coding Books
    Which code would you use for an ENDOSCOPIC PEG Tube change? I am looking at 49450.



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    look at 43760. The only thing is this code and the code you picked is not an endoscopic code. I would probably go with unlisted laparoscopic procedure with the fee from this open code.

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    Default endoscopic peg change
    I sent a redacted copy to the AGA and they said to use 43246 even though the peg was placed at the same site.

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    Default Peg tube removal
    correct code is 43246

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