CPT® 22818, Under Arthrodesis Procedures for Spine Deformity (eg, Scoliosis, Kyphosis)

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 22818 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Arthrodesis Procedures for Spine Deformity (eg, Scoliosis, Kyphosis).

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The provider performs kyphectomy to alleviate persistent pain caused by various spinal deformities, such as spina bifida or kyphosis. He excises one or two complete vertebral segments.

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