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Coding Paravertebral Facet Joint Destruction
Coding for paravertebral facet joint destruction is based on destruction of the sensory innervation to each facet joint, not per facet joint nerve. CPT Assistant (Feb. 2015) says: Although two nerves ...
Coding Intracapsular Cataract Extraction, in Brief
During an intracapsular cataract extraction (ICCE), the entire natural lens and capsule that holds it in place are removed. Code 66983 Intracapsular cataract extraction with insertion of intraocular ...
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