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    One of the surgeon did a Subaortic septal myectomy (Morrow Procedure) and I can not locate the code.. He excises some of the generous bulk of the septal muscle...

    Any guidance is appreciated!

    Thank you!

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    Hey Deb,

    Look at codes 33415 and 33416. If tissue was excised, I think 33415 is the more appropriate code (even though 33416 has the word "myectomy" in the title, I do not think any tissue is supposed to be removed when using this code).

    Lisi, CPC

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