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    Question Thoracic interbody fusion

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    Wondering if anyone could help!!
    I need to code a Posterior Thoracic Interbody Fusion, however 22630 is for LUMBAR.

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    22899. Normally posterior interbody fusions are done in the lumbar region. However, they are sometimes done in the thoracic region and are not included in CPT 22610 which is for the posterolateral region.

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