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    Can anyone help with the appropriate coding for a small bowel endoscopy? The scope was advanced to the proximal jejunum. They took a cold forceps biopsy from the esophagus only and placed a capsule into the duodenal bulb.

    Thank you for the help

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    Maybe you want an Upper GI endoscopy? you mention the esophogus...check out 43235 section.

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