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Transobturator Tape Procedure

  1. Question Transobturator Tape Procedure
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    Can someone help me? I am just getting into billing urology procedures and am a little confused on the transobturator tape procedure for stress urinary incontinence. Is this different from a sling procedure? Is there a different code for this than the sling procedure (57288). I even wondered if I should use the unlisted code. Any information would be greatly appreciated.

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    We use 57288 at our office (ASC's) as well for the tvt tape/mesh.

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    thanks. I just wanted to make sure I wasn't missing something.

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    I went through the same research last week on a certain chart and i came up with the same procedure code as well...57288...I really thought I could code for more but no such luck

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