CPT® 68550, Under Excision Procedures on the Lacrimal System

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 68550 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Excision Procedures on the Lacrimal System.

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Summary

The provider removes the lacrimal gland using a technique that requires cutting into the bony structures around the gland. He performs the procedure to remove a potentially malignant tumor. He sends the tumor of the laboratory for diagnostic analysis.

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