CPT Coding For an Extrapleural Pneumonectomy in Malignant Pleural Meso

A patient diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma may elect to have a risky procedure performed called an extrapleural pneumonectomy. In this post, you will learn how to code for an extrapleural pneumonectomy. diagram of the respiratory system and the sites affected in an extrapleural pneumonectomy Question: Patient is seen today for treatment of…A patient diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma may elect to have a risky procedure performed called an extrapleural pneumonectomy. In this post, you will learn how to code for an extrapleural pneumonectomy. Question: Patient is seen today for treatment...

Pleural Mesothelioma – The Dreadful Disease That Took My Brother’s Life

ICD-10-CM and CPT Coding for Pleural Mesothelioma and Its Treatment Options Patient who died from pleural mesothelioma My Family’s Personal Story Although it doesn’t seem that long ago, my brother Bob was diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma in September 1997. He was only 50 years old.…ICD-10-CM and CPT Coding for Pleural Mesothelioma and Its Treatment Options My Family’s Personal Story Although it doesn’t seem that long ago, my brother Bob was diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma in September 1997. He was only 50 years...