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    Does anyone know the appropriate CPT code to use for a coccygeal nerve block?

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    64483
    Injection, anesthetic agent and/or steroid, transforaminal epidural; lumbar or sacral, single level
    Last edited by ASC CODER; 02-08-2010 at 09:18 AM.

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    I'm sorry, but I must respectuflly disagree. The coccyx does not qualify as either lumbar or sacral, so 64483 would be inappropriate. I would suggest you use 64450 instead.
    Walker Bachman, CPC, CPPM

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    yes..definitely 64450

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