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    Question Code for Angioplasty of bypass

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    My doctor performed a Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, proximal anastomosis left femoral to posterior tibial bypass with AngioSculpt ballon. Please help with CPT code.

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    Try looking at these codes:-

    35879, 35881 - w/o thrombectomy.


    37186 - w/ thrombectomy.
    Girish Dadhich, CPC

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    That would fall under 37224 since it was at the proxmial end(femoral artery).

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