CPT® 31239, Under Endoscopy Procedures on the Accessory Sinuses

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 31239 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endoscopy Procedures on the Accessory Sinuses.

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Summary

Dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) reduces or eliminates tearing or recurrent infections of the lacrimal system of the eye. The procedure involves the construction of a new pathway for tears to exit the eye.  This is performed by way of an incision along the side of the nose that creates an opening in the nasal bone.

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