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    Hi All,
    Please help me to find out the CPT code for ''Repair perforation antrum of the stomach by suturing?Can i use 49900 or unlisted procedure code?
    Nalini CPC

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    Apr 2007
    Kansas City, MO


    Did you look at a gastrorrhaphy code? Was the perf due to an ulcer? We can't give a specific code without more info.
    Linda Vargas, CPC, CPCO, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC
    PMCC Licensed Instructor
    Kansas City, MO Chapter
    Member Development Officer 2016
    Harrisonville, MO Chapter President - 2013
    ICD-10 Education Coordinator- 2012
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