Craniectomy or Craniotomy Procedures CPT® Code range 61304- 61576

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Skull, Meninges, and Brain 61304-61576 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 61304- 61576
Craniectomy or Craniotomy Procedures
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