by David Zielske, MD, CIRCC, COC, CCVTC, CCC, CCS, RCC
“11 Stab phlebectomies were performed over varicose veins of her abdomen,”
Since 37765-37766 are for extremities, would this be unlisted? 37799?
There is no code for treatment of varicose veins by stab phlebectomy anywhere but the lower extremities. We agree with recommendation to report unlisted code 37799 for this treatment.
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