CPT® 61606, Under Base of Middle Cranial Fossa Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 61606 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Base of Middle Cranial Fossa Procedures.

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The provider removes a portion or all of a neoplastic, vascular or infectious, lesion at the base of the middle cranial fossa located within or beneath the outer covering of the brain (intradural). The lesion is located in the infratemporal fossa, parapharyngeal space, or petrous apex area. If needed, the physician repairs the dura mater, which can include a dural graft. 

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