CPT® 86890, Under Transfusion Medicine Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 86890 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Transfusion Medicine Procedures.

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The provider collects, processes, and stores an autologous unit of blood, which is donated blood later used by the donor, or a component of blood from a donor who anticipates a future need for transfusion, typically for surgery. Predepositing blood requires special processing, handling, and storage procedures.

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