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    Default Tunneled central venous catheter

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    Anyone know a code for a tunneled central venous catherther insertion - double lumen hohn catheter. is it 36558 ? patient is 73
    Last edited by codedog; 12-08-2009 at 11:21 AM.

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    I would use a 36558 if there was no port or pump ......and with a "-rt" or "-lt" if they went in on a particular side....

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