The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 43197 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 ]
December 9, the American Medical Association (AMA) released the 2015 Errata and Technical Corrections, some of which may affect how you report certain CPT® codes on claims. The most recent entries... [ Read More ]
Understand the differences in flexible and rigid scopes and how they affect code selection. by Shelly Cronin, CPC, CPMA, CPPM, CPC-I, CANPC, CGIC, CGSC CPT® 2014 brought us significant chan... [ Read More ]