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Removal of ivc filter

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    Help please,
    does anyone know what code do i use for a removal of a inferior vena cava filter. Thank you..

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    Diagnosis: V58.81
    ICD 9 Proc: 39.99
    CPT: 37203, 75961
    hope this helps

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    You also should be able to use 36010 for the catheter placement.

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