Analyzing Coding for Repair of Structural Heart Defect: Transcatheter Closure of Paravalvular Leak

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Coding for cardiology may contain some complex circumstances that lead to coding errors and denials.  In some outlying situations, a complication may occur following the replacement of a heart valve. Three codes (93590, 93591, and 93592) identify and allow coding for these services. By grasping a better understanding of this tricky and confusing area when […]

Breaking Down Codes 93925 and 93926

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Procedures involving lower extremities are often highlighted as a problem area for many CPT coders and healthcare compliance and regulatory professionals. Applying them correctly can be an area of confusion for many professionals. Let’s take time to examine and break down some of the details surrounding codes 93925 and 93926 for a duplex scan of […]