CPT® 66720, Under Destruction Procedures on the Iris, Ciliary Body of the Eye

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 66720 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Destruction Procedures on the Iris, Ciliary Body of the Eye.

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The provider destroys a portion of ciliary body by lowering the temperature using a special probe to apply extreme cold. This procedure decreases the production of fluid in the eye, thereby decreasing intraocular pressure.

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