CPT® 64738, Under Transection or Avulsion Procedures on the Extracranial Nerves, Peripheral Nerves, and Autonomic Nervous System

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 64738 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Transection or Avulsion Procedures on the Extracranial Nerves, Peripheral Nerves, and Autonomic Nervous System.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider transects or forcibly tears the inferior alveolar nerve by cutting or drilling a hole in the mandible bone to give relief from facial pain by diminishing the sensation.

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