CPT® 62100, Under Repair Procedures on the Skull, Meninges, and Brain

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 62100 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair Procedures on the Skull, Meninges, and Brain.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider incises the skull and opens the cranium to repair a leak of cerebrospinal fluid, or CSF, which occurs as a result of a break in the dura, the outer membrane covering the brain. The dural repair also resolves drainage of CSF through the nose or the ear.

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