We use 93923 for our PVRs that we record at rest and during radial
     artery compression.  We use 93931 for a limited upper extremity duplex
     scan of the radial and ulnar arteries.

     Ann Marie

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Subject: ICD9 code for Allen's test
Author:  UVM Flownet <[log in to unmask]> at Internet-Mail
Date:    12/21/98 2:47 PM

What diagnostic code(s) would you use for a palmer arch study as work up for
radial artery havest for CABG?

Steven Knight
Clinical Instructor
Department of Surgery
University of Vermont College of Medicine

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