From the Atlas of Primary Care Procedures, I found "field block", =
which appears to be a type of local anesthesia.
"Field block anesthesia describes the infiltration of local anesthetic =
in a circumferential pattern around a surgical site. Like nerve blocks, =
field blocks are used to anesthetize large areas of skin. Field blocks =
differ from nerve blocks in that more than one nerve experiences =
interruption of the nerve transmission. The technique permits large areas =
to be anesthetized, and it is useful for large dermatologic procedures. =
The field block does not disrupt the architecture of the surgical site and =
often is administered for facial or cosmetic repairs."
But they don't also provide the codinig which could represent a procedure with a similiar technique that has a CPT or just an unlisted code.
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