The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 43191 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Esophagoscopy.
Esophagogastric fundoplasty involves wrapping the upper portion of the stomach (the fundus) around the esophagus to strengthen the valve between the esophagus and stomach, thereby inhibiting acid f... [ Read More ]
Physicians know a lot more about the disease than they used to, but diagnosis remains difficult. By Renee Dustman Stomach pain, diarrhea, nausea, heartburn … these are common symptoms for any num... [ Read More ]
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