Operating Microscope Procedures CPT® Code range 69990- 69990

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgery 69990-69990 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 69990- 69990
Operating Microscope Procedures
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[QUOTE="daniel, post: 475330, member: 4495"] This what we have in place, as for the 89257, 89264, 89335. These 8xxxx codes are for pathology ... [ Read More ]
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