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Endoscopic fundoplication

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

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

    Regards,
    Nalini CPC

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    There is a new procedure which uses C9724 instead of the CPT code

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