HCPCS 2017

G9659 Patients greater than 85 years of age who did not have a history of colorectal cancer or valid medical reason for the colonoscopy, including: iron deficiency anemia, lower gastrointestinal bleeding, crohn's disease (i.e., regional enteritis), familial adenomatous polyposis, lynch syndrome (i.e., hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer), inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis, abnormal finding of gastrointestinal tract, or changes in bowel habits
Added on: Friday, January 01, 2016
Status changed on: Friday, January 01, 2016
BETOS Classification : Undefined codes
Medicare coverage status:Carrier judgment