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C8927 - Tee w or w/o fol w/cont, mon

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HCPCS Code: C8927
Long Description: Transesophageal echocardiography (tee) with contrast, or without contrast followed by with contrast, for monitoring purposes, including probe placement, real time 2-dimensional image acquisition and interpretation leading to ongoing (continuous) assessment of (dynamically changing) cardiac pumping function and to therapeutic measures on an immediate time basis
Short Description: Tee w or w/o fol w/cont, mon
Pricing Indicator 1: 53 (Statute)
Multiple Pricing Code: A (Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology)
Statute Number: 1833(t)(2)
Coverage Code: D (Special coverage instructions apply)
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Berenson-Eggers Type of Service (BETOS) Code: I3C (Echography - heart)
Type of Service Code 1: 4 (Diagnostic radiology)
Anesthesia Base Unit Quality: 0
Code Added: 01-01-2008
Action Effective Date: 01-01-2008
Action Code: N (No maintenance for this code)