Digestive system surgical procedures Z499 - Absence of signs or symptoms, family history associated with an increased risk of malignancy (e.g. a first degree relative or at least two second degree relatives with colorectal cancer or a premalignant lesion) – sigmoid to descending colon

General Info

Billing Amount: $51.95

Anesthetic units:

5
5

Notes:

Z499 is only insured for a patient 40 years of age or older or 10 years younger than the earliest age of diagnosis of the youngest affected relative.

Only one of Z491, Z492, Z493, Z494, Z495, Z496, Z497, Z498, Z499 or Z555 is eligible for payment per patient per day.

Time units and anaesthesia extra units listed on GP61 are not eligible for payment with anaesthesia services for Z491C, Z492C, Z493C, Z494C, Z495C, Z496C, Z497C, Z498C, Z499C or Z555C.

E003C is not payable for anaesthesia services rendered for Z491, Z492, Z493, Z494, Z495, Z496, Z497, Z498, Z499 or Z555.