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Angioplasty - hypogastric artery

  1. Default Angioplasty - hypogastric artery
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    Can anyone confirm me the code for angioplasty of hypogastric artery?

    Can we code as 37220 or 35471?
    Prabha CPC

  2. Default 2011 NEW CPT 37220 PTA iliac---CPT 35473 Iliac deleted 2011/01/01
    Quote Originally Posted by prabha View Post
    Can anyone confirm me the code for angioplasty of hypogastric artery?

    Can we code as 37220 or 35471?

    You're correct. Assign 37220 for iliac (New Category I CPT codes)

    Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) ILIAC-37220
    Each additional vessel +37222

    Common iliac branches into external iliac and “internal iliac” (formerly known as the hypogastric artery)

    Pls note:
    RE: Your cpt choice 35471- It should to be "35473 iliac" instead; Anyways Code Deleted 2011-01-01.

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    Prabha CPC

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