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Ureteral stent removal via ileal conduit

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    Default Ureteral stent removal via ileal conduit
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    I need help finding the CPT for the removal of a ureteral stent via an ileal conduit. It was removed with a grasping instrument.

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    Did your physician also examine the conduit? Look at 44380 and 52310, 52.

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    No in this case he only removed the stent, but i have a similar case where he did examine the conduit and also used a holmium laser to disintegrate a stone in the conduit. Would I be able to use 44380 and 52353?

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    Yeah, I would use both those codes for a holium laser.

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