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CPT 11306, Under Shaving of Epidermal or Dermal Lesions Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 11306 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Shaving of Epidermal or Dermal Lesions Procedures.

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