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    Apr 2007
    Nashville, TN

    Default tonsilolith

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    can any one help me find a CPT code for the removal of a tonsilothith (calculi of the tonsil)

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    Post Removal Of Tonsilothith

    You Have To Determine If It Includes The Adenoids. Then The Age Of The Patient. Look Under Excision, Destruction

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    There is no code for the removal of a tonsil calculi......was this done in the office? or OR? A little more info would help to determine the coding situation.


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    Apr 2007
    Nashville, TN


    It was done in the outpatient clinic

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