CPT® 42000, Under Incision Procedures on the Palate and Uvula

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 42000 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Incision Procedures on the Palate and Uvula.

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Summary

During this procedure, the provider drains an abscess pocket (collectio of pus) in the palate (roof of the mouth) or uvula (the tissue that hangs down in front of the nasal passage and throat).

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