CPT® 21243, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Head

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 21243 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Head.

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Summary

A provider performs an arthroplasty, or joint replacement, of the temporomandibular joint, the hinge structure that connects the lower jaw to the temporal bone of the skull, to improve function of the jaw. He uses an artificial, or prosthetic, joint.

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