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Healthcare Coding and Documentation 2011 Update - Part 2

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2011 ICD-9-CM Procedure Code Changes
  • ICD-9-CM Volume 3 Procedure Code Changes
    • 22 New Codes & 1 Deleted Code
      • Insertion of drug-eluting stent(s) of superficial femoral artery – 00.60
      • Cranial implantation or replacement of neurostimulator pulse generator – 01.20
      • Removal of cranial neurostimulator pulse generator – 01.29
      • Non-coronary intra-operative fluorescence vascular angiography (IFVA) – 17.71
      • Bronchoscopic bronchial thermoplasty, ablation of airway smooth muscle – 32.27
      • Percutaneous mitral valve repair with implant – 35.97
      • Excision or destruction of other lesion or tissue of heart, thoracoscopic approach – 37.37
      • Central venous catheter placement with guidance – 38.97
      • Implantation or replacement of carotid sinus stimulation device
        • Total system – 39.81
        • Lead(s) only – 39.82
        • Pulse generator only – 39.83
         
      • Revision of carotid sinus stimulation
        • Lead(s) only – 39.84
        • Pulse generator – 39.85
         
      • Removal of carotid sinus stimulation
        • Total system – 39.86
        • Lead(s) only – 39.87
        • Pulse generator – 39.88
         
      • Other operations on carotid body, carotid sinus and other vascular bodies – 39.89 (Deleted 39.8)
      • Reverse total shoulder replacement – 81.88
      • Insertion of sternal fixation device with rigid plates – 84.94
      • Fat graft to breast – 85.55
      • Fat graft of skin & subcutaneous tissue – 86.97
      • Extraction of fat for graft or banking – 86.90
       
     

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