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    I have documentation that states "eterotomy sigmoid colon", CPT 44020 says enterotomy, small intestine. Would the sigmoid colon be CPT 44025, colotomy for exploration, biopsy or forgein body removal? I can't find a CPT for enterotomy of sigmoid colon.

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    I would code 44025.

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