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Ventricular Shunt - procedure, blood, tube, removal, complications ...

As with any surgical procedure, the surgeon must know about any medications or . When a shunt drains to the abdomen (ventriculoperitoneal shunt), fluid may .
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Infection rates following initial cerebrospinal fluid shunt placement ...

Jul 2, 2010 . This query uses primarily procedure codes so as to overcome the . with the ICD- 9-CM discharge procedure codes for shunt removal (02.43) and . of any ICD-9- CM procedure code into ventriculoperitoneal (02.34) and other .
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2896258/

200.4 - : Texas Administrative Code

(a) ICD-CM codes as designated by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Healthcare Safety . (3) Ventriculoperitoneal shunt procedures (Ventricular shunt operations), including revision and removal of shunt.
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Feb 19, 2010 . cerebrospinal ventriculoperitoneal shunt operations in children age 1 . VP shunt placement ICD-9 procedure code 02.34 (Ventricular shunt to . or the combination of codes 02.43 (Removal of ventricular shunt) and 02.34 .
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DPC's for Neuro - Surgery

Jun 16, 2009 . 2, Surgical Procedure(s), CPT Code(s). 3, Bypass-non Cardiac Pump . 11, Depth Electrode Removal, 61880 . 17, Endo VP/VA Shunt, 62160 .
http://www.surgery.ucla.edu/home/cpt_codes/NEUROSURGERY%20SCHEDULING.xls



Billing and Coding Information for Hydrocephalus Shunting Using ...

Learn about coverage and reimbursement for hydrocephalus shunting. . Commonly Billed Codes for Physicians, Hospitals, and Ambulatory Surgery Centers .
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Mandatory Reporting of Health Care-Associated Infections in Texas

ventriculoperitoneal shunt procedures . Ventriculoperitoneal shunts ICD-9th Revision codes; . removal of shunt – 02.2, 02.31-02.35, 02.39, 02.42, 04.43 .
http://www.hhs.gov/ash/initiatives/hai/Events/haievents_texas_052412.pdf



Your practical guide to current coding - American Medical Association

Chicago, IL 60654. CPT® Assistant is designed to provide accurate, up-to-date coding infor- mation. . priate to report code 19302 for the removal of two sen- tinel nodes, as a . shunt (eg, LeVeen shunt, ventriculoperitoneal shunt, indwelling .
https://catalog.ama-assn.org/MEDIA/ProductCatalog/m1710012/CPTAssistantSeptember2008.pdf



Hydrocephalus Shunt Procedures

A hydrocephalus shunt procedure is one of the most common treatments for various forms of hydrocephalus. Learn more about them here.
http://www.nervous-system-diseases.com/hydrocephalus-shunt.html



VP Shunt problem? - NeuroTalk Support Groups

I had a VP shunt placed back in October of 2008, I have since the surgery had short term memory loss, now . My valve was changed from low pressure to high pressure in that operation. . that in just two months I had to have surgery to remove the shunt he said I needed sooooo bad. . HTML code is Off .
http://neurotalk.psychcentral.com/thread80313.html

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Comparison of Texas and CMS Reporting of Healthcare Acquired ...

Pediatric/adolescent general hospitals to report SSI data related to ventriculoperitoneal shunt procedures (including revisions and removal), cardiac procedures .
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What is the cpt code for insertion of a cerebrofliud - Wiki Answers

Aug 3, 2010 . Answers.com > Wiki Answers > Categories > Uncategorized > What is the cpt code for insertion of a cerebrofliud ventriculoperitoneal shunt for .
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Nervous System Flashcards - Flashcard Exchange

Removal Shunt Brain 62256-62258 Surgery/Nervous System “Numeric Section”: 62258 Removal . Do the ICD-9 procedure coding for this report. . Index to Procedures: Revison, Shunt, ventriculoperitoneal, at ventricular site 02.42 shunt is a .
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procedure codes - eMedNY.org

Physician – Procedure Codes, Section 4- Radiology . 74235 Removal of foreign body(s), esophageal, with use of balloon catheter, radiological supervision . LeVeen shunt, ventriculoperitoneal shunt, indwelling infusion pump), radiological .
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Healthcare Associated Infection Reporting in Texas

Apr 28, 2012. with instrumentation, and ventriculoperitoneal shunt procedures ALL . codes; Ventriculoperitoneal shunts including revision and removal of .
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Agenda – 2012 Coding and Reimbursement Update for ...

1:30-2p. • Surgery Code Modifiers. 2p-3:45 . Artificial Disc. – Laminectomy Procedure Codes and Various Scenarios . Exploration of Fusion and Hardware Removal/Reinsertion Codes. – Front-Back . Codes. – Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt .
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ICD-9-CM Procedures (FY10)

conditions, and procedures into numerical designations (coding) is a complex activity and should not be . other removal of coronary artery obstruction (36.09). 00.40 Procedure on . Exploration of ventriculoperitoneal shunt at ventricular site .
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Radiological Guidance and/or Supervision of a Procedure

Codes from the radiology section of the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) manual . Removal of foreign body(s), esophageal, with use of balloon catheter, . 75809 ventriculoperitoneal shunt, indwelling infusion pump), radiological .
http://www.paorthosociety.net/resources/radiologicalguidance.pdf

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Nervous System Coding in ICD-10-CM/PCS

Nervous system diagnosis codes are assigned from chapter 6 of ICD-10-CM, . Removal (P) . Nervous System Procedure Coding in ICD-10-PCS . system are revision of a VP shunt (00W600Z), percutaneous radiofrequency coagulation of .
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Gastrointestinal Cancer Surgery in Patients With a Prior ...

Five patients had codes for VP shunt, gastric cancer, and gastrectomy; 3 met our . codes used to identify patients were 02.34 (VP shunt procedure), V45.2 . spleen, which was removed to achieve adequate hemostasis; this patient did not .
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Reinfection following initial cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection ...

The surgical approach was primarily shunt removal/new shunt placement (in . procedure code into ventriculoperitoneal (02.34) and other (any other 02.3×).
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