Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, flexible, transoral; with transendoscopic ultrasound-guided intramural

Describing a flexible esophagogastroduodenoscopy procedure with the additional component of transendoscopic ultrasound-guided intramural or transmural fine needle aspiration/biopsy(s).

Details

CPT code:

91065

Category:

Category I

Section:

Medicine

Specialty:

Esophageal Balloon Distension Study and Breath Test

Type:

Diagnostic/Procedure

CPT code 91065 represents a flexible esophagogastroduodenoscopy procedure with the additional component of transendoscopic ultrasound-guided intramural or transmural fine needle aspiration/biopsy(s). This comprehensive procedure combines the diagnostic capabilities of esophagogastroduodenoscopy with the precision of ultrasound-guided biopsies. The abbreviation emphasizes the flexibility of the endoscopic approach and the inclusion of transendoscopic ultrasound-guided biopsy(s) as integral components of the procedure. Healthcare providers utilize this code when performing diagnostic evaluations with the added benefit of ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration/biopsy(s), contributing to accurate coding and billing for the services rendered.

Under what category does Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, flexible, transoral; with transendoscopic ultrasound-guided intramural fall?

Category I

What is the billing unit for Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, flexible, transoral; with transendoscopic ultrasound-guided intramural?

Per Procedure

Modifiers

-

Clinical use

Flexible transoral esophagogastroduodenoscopy with transendoscopic ultrasound-guided intramural or transmural fine needle aspiration/biopsy(s)

Documentation

Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, flexible, transoral; with transendoscopic ultrasound-guided intramural or transmural fine needle aspiration/biopsy(s) documentation, patient demographics

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