ZHealth Coding Newsletter - May 2014
May 2014 Q & A
Question: Yttrium-90 intrahepatic embolization, catheter placements bundled by NCCI
Under ultrasound guidance for right common femoral artery access, a catheter was advanced to abdominal aorta and on to superior mesenteric artery where an arteriogram was performed (36245-59 for catheter placement). The catheter was redirected into the celiac artery and the proper hepatic artery was selected (36247-59) where an angiogram was performed.
The catheter was then advanced into ...