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Old 10-26-2012, 01:06 PM
Elijah Elijah is offline
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Default Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence

My surgeon (OTO) along with a Neurosurgeon is performing a craniotomy with a middle fossa skull base approach for repair of a superior semicircular canal dehiscence. The defect is corrected with locally harvested fascia as well as local bone graft from the craniotomy site. Any ideas on the appropriate CPT codes for this? Thank you for your help.
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Old 10-29-2012, 10:44 AM
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Default Icd9 code

What would be the ICD9 code for Superior Semicurcular Canal Dehiscence?
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Old 05-15-2013, 01:01 PM
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Default Help.....quickly

Good afternoon, I'm having the same issue. What CPT do I use for superior canal repair?
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Old 07-09-2013, 01:00 PM
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Default Sccd

Hello All,

I use CPT 69960 for this. It decribes the Middle Cranial Fossa as well as the use of the Temporalis muscle.

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Pamela
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