Jul 1st, 2011
ICD-9-CM coding for TMJ is straightforward, but payer requirements vary widely. By G. J. Verhovshek, MA, CPC The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is where the jawbone (the mandible) is connected to the skull bone (the temporal bone). These joints on either side of the head, just below the ear, allow the jaw to open and close, ...