November 17, 2022
What CPT code do I use to report the repair of the cleft lip with a cross lip pedicle flap and sectioning and inserting the pedicle? I was told to report CPT 40527
The correct code to report is 40761. CPT 40527 does not include sectioning and inserting the pedicle.
*This response is based on the best information available as of 11/17/22.