CPT® 60521, Under Excision Procedures on the Parathyroid, Thymus, Adrenal Glands, Pancreas, and Carotid Body

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 60521 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Excision Procedures on the Parathyroid, Thymus, Adrenal Glands, Pancreas, and Carotid Body.

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Summary

The provider removes a part or the entire thymus gland without removing adjacent structures. The procedure is often done as a result of a benign or malignant tumor on the thymus gland, called a thymoma.

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