CPT® 61888, Under Neurostimulators (Intracranial) Procedures on the Skull, Meninges, and Brain

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 61888 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Neurostimulators (Intracranial) Procedures on the Skull, Meninges, and Brain.

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Summary

The provider reincises the skin over a direct or inductive coupling cranial pulse generator or receiver in a subcutaneous pocket and revises or removes it. This procedure can be done for a failed battery or component malfunction, infection, or when the stimulation is ineffective for the patient.

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