CPT® 42225, Under Repair Procedures on the Palate and Uvula

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 42225 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair Procedures on the Palate and Uvula.

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Summary

During this procedure, the physician revises previous cleft palate incisions using pharyngeal flap techniques. This procedure is often performed to restore velopharyngeal competence, the functional seal between the nasal cavity and the oral cavity.

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