Surgical Procedures: General Surgery

Anastomosis, arteriovenous
Anoscopy
Aspiration
    Breast
    Skin and subcutaneous tissue
Biopsy
    Anus
    Abdomen, percutaneous
    Artery
    Breast
        Needle Biopsy
    Cervical node
    Lip
    Lymph Node
    Mouth
    Muscle
    Rectum, open
        closed, endoscopic
    Skin and subcutaneous tissue
    Soft Tissue
    Uvula
Bone marrow harvests
Closure
    Abdominal wall, secondary
    Gastrostomy
Colonoscopy
    with biopsy/fulguration
Creation, AV fistula (or revision)
Debridement
    Skin and subcutaneous tissue
    V/Y of thumb
Dilatation, anus/anal sphincter
Division
    Muscle, soft tissue
    Rectal stricture
Ear piercing
Electrocautery, rectal lesion or tissue
Epididymectomy
Evacuation of hematoma, breast
Excision
    Breast tissue
    Cyst, coded by site
    Lesion
        Abdominal Wall
        Anus
        Breast
        Chest wall, incl. ribs
        Groin
        Parotid Gland
    Perianal Tissue
        Pilonidal
        Rectum
        Soft tissue
        Subcutaneous tissue or skin
        Thyroglossal duct
    Lymph node
        Axillary
        Cervical, superficial
        Inguinal
        Nipple
        Accessory nipple
        Urachnal cyst or sinus
        Vein, varicose, lower limb       
Embolectomy, arm by incision
Exploration
    Inguinal canal and area
    Neck
    Nipple
    Undescended testes
Fissurectomy, anal
Fistulectomy/Fistulotomy, anal
Ganglionectomy, hand
    Other site
Graft, skin
    Full thickness
    Pedicle/attachment to other site
    Rotation flap
Hemorrhoidectomy
Herniorrhaphy
    Epigastric
    Femoral
    Incisional
    Inguinal
    Umbilical
Incision
    Skin and subcutaneous tissue
    Soft tissue
Incision and drainage
    Breast
    Hand, soft tissue
    Hematoma, coded by site
    Muscle
    Perianal abscess
    Sebaceous cyst
    Skin
    Soft tissue, coded by site
    Thyroglossal cyst   
Injection
    Cortisone
    Intercostal block
    Stellate ganglion block
    Steroid into joint or ligament
Insertion
    Cannula, hemodialysisRemoval
    Catheter
        Bladder
        Hickman   
        Broviac, to vein
        Mediport, to artery
        Port-a-Cath
IV Sedation
Lavage, peritoneal
Ligation, blood vessel, lower limb
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Marsupialization, pilonidal cyst or excise
Mastectomy, partial w/axillary lymphadenectomy
Mastotomy, subcutaneous, incision of breast
Nipple reconstruction
Parathyroidectomy
Patch, spinal blood
Perineorrhaphy, non-obstetrical
Perienotomy, non-obstetrical
Peritoneocentesis
Perma Cath, Insertion
Pneumoperitoneum, surgically inducted
Porta Cath, Insertion
Proctoscopy
Removal
    Anal seton
    Arterial or venous catheter
    Foreign body from peritoneal cavity
    Implant
    Sutures, coded by site
    Tube, small intestine
Replacement
    Catheter, indwelling, urinary
    Tube, gastrostomy
Resection, breast, segmental
Revision
    Arterial or venous catheter
    AV fistula, for dialysis
    Colostomy
    Ileostomy, simple
    Stome, small intestine
Sphincterotomy, small
Spinal tap
Suture
    Skin and subcutaneous tissue
    Vein
Thyroidectomy
    Partial
    Total   

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