Repair of groin hernia patient age 5 years or older
CPT Code: 49505
This estimate is for a 1-day episode of care. Estimates are for outpatient procedures and include related medical services the day of the surgery, such as surgeon fees and anesthesia. The services included in this estimate are provided by a variety of doctors and facilities. The estimate is attributed to the facility that was paid the most, usually the one where the surgery took place. The episode of care was created using the ETG software.
Sometimes one type of general surgery can be identified by many CPT codes that have small variations from each other, for example, whether or not a biopsy is taken. For this procedure, episodes are identified by one of the following CPT codes: 49505, 49507