Repair Procedures on the Pharynx, Adenoids, and Tonsils CPT® Code range 42900- 42953

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Pharynx, Adenoids, and Tonsils 42900-42953 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 42900- 42953
Repair Procedures on the Pharynx, Adenoids, and Tonsils
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