CPT® 31500, Under Introduction Procedures on the Larynx

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 31500 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Introduction Procedures on the Larynx.

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Summary

The provider inserts a flexible tube into the trachea (windpipe) typically via the mouth in an emergency situation to maintain an open airway in a patient with a compromised airway.

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