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    Northeast Kansas AAPC

    Default Endoscopic fundoplication

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    My docs are wanting predetermination for an endoscopic fundoplication. I do not have the dictation yet for the office visit. Does anyone have any idea what CPT code I might use for that. Evidently one of the docs went to a meeting and found about it. I am totally clueless - patient has GERD. Thanks for any suggestions.

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    Apr 2007
    Longview, TX

    Default Endoscopic Fundoplication

    43280 Laparoscopy, surgical esophagogastric fundoplasty (eg, Nissen, Toupet procedures)
    43281 w/repair of paresophageal hernia

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    I think there is n direct code for Endoscopic fundoplication, need to use unlisted procedure...

    Nalini CPC

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    There is a new procedure which uses C9724 instead of the CPT code
    Julianne Sheetz, CPC

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