CPT® 21080, Under Prosthesis-Impression and Custom Preparation

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 21080 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Prosthesis-Impression and Custom Preparation.

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Summary

The provider fabricates an obturator prosthesis by taking an impression, or negative imprint, of the patient's oral cavity. A definitive obturator prosthesis replaces an interim obturator prosthesis used to close a cavity created in the mouth after a partial or complete surgical resection of the maxilla, or upper jaw bone.

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