AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS - 2010 Issue 3; ASK the EDITOR

Stool Transplant

A patient with a history of clostridium difficile presents for colonoscopy. A stool transplant is performed in conjunction with colonoscopy. Would this procedure be considered integral to the colonoscopy or should it be separately reported? If it should be reported, what is the appropriate CPT code for stool transplant? ...

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