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Thread: CPT help: Central line placement

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    Default CPT help: Central line placement

    Procedure reads: Placement of left subclavian Cordis catheter with insertion of triple-lumen catheter through the Cordis catheter.

    The doctor noted it as a "central line placement". Any clue on what the CPT might be? I was thinking 32553 but then I thought not because it's for radiation therapy and the pt did not have that.

    Help please

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    use cpt 36556 plmt of non-tunneled cvp cath over age 5.

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    Default Thank you!

    Thank you so much!

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