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    Default Insertion of an endocardial lead

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    Hi I'm new to insertion of pacemaker. I have a physician who is inserting a endocardial lead on the out side of the skin. We have all the other codes but the insertion of the lead. I was stating to code 33203 but he thinks it incorrect. Can anyone help?

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    33203 is correct unless you do it with an open incision. Then it would be 33202.

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