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    Code 43752: The descriptor does not indicate if this includes is a nasojejunal tube placement using EGD with fluroscopic guidance. If not what would the correct code be for a nasojejunal procedure with upper encoscopy and fluoroscopic guidance. Help. Thanks

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    Without seeing the procedure report, I suggest you look at the description of CPT 43761 and the instructions for fluoro to see if that fits the documented service.
    Jenny Berkshire, CPC, CEMC, CGIC

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