What is the ICD 10 code for endometrial ablation?
ICD-10-CM Code for Post endometrial ablation syndrome N99. 85.
What is the CPT code for NovaSure endometrial ablation?
The correct CPT for the Novasure Ablation is 58353 (this is not a “hysteroscopic” procedure).
What is hysteroscopic endometrial ablation?
What does hysteroscopic endometrial ablation involve? This is most often a day-stay procedure in which the lining layer of the uterus (endometrium), from which monthly menstruation occurs, is destroyed.
What is meant by endometrial ablation?
Endometrial ablation is a procedure that surgically destroys (ablates) the lining of your uterus (endometrium). The goal of endometrial ablation is to reduce menstrual flow.
When was endometrial ablation invented?
The earliest report of endometrial ablation dates to 1898 when Dührssen  attempted to provide relief for a 37 year old woman “exhausted by profuse and persistent menorrhagia by introducing steam into the uterine cavity for 2 minutes.” Dührssen noted that “as a result, the uterus underwent complete atrophy.”
Can CPT code 58561 and 58563 be billed together?
Based on OB/Gyn Coding Manual (ACOG), code 58561 is listed as a service that is excluded form 58563 procedure. Based on the Correct Coding Edits, code 58561 is not listed as a component code to code 58563. Therefore, if 58561 is submitted with 58563- -both reimburses separately.
Can CPT codes 58558 and 58563 be billed together?
True Blue. 58558 & 58563 are CCI edits: Code 58558 is a column 2 code for 58563, These codes cannot be billed together in any circumstances. Code 58558 is bundled into code 58563 Code 58558 cannot be billed with 58563.
Is endometrial ablation and D and C the same?
An endometrial ablation is a procedure to remove the lining of the uterus to reduce bleeding. Rest or do quiet activities for the rest of the day. You may take a bath or shower the next day. For a D&C, you may have some light vaginal bleeding for several days.
Will I lose weight after endometrial ablation?
After the procedure, will I see weight loss? Endometrial ablation does not affect a patient’s weight.