The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 15777 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Other Flaps and Grafts Procedures.
CPT® add-on codes, such as +10004 Fine needle aspiration biopsy, without imaging guidance; each additional lesion (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure), describe procedures ... [ Read More ]
UnitedHealthcare (UHC) has issued a clarification to its Skin and Soft Tissue Substitutes medical policy (2018T0592A) in regards to DermACELL®. Behind the Decision DermACELL® (LifeNet Health®) ... [ Read More ]
When grafting moves below skin substitutes, use a code for soft tissue reinforcement. By J.D. Rosdeutscher, MD The past decade has seen an explosion in the number of, and uses for, biologic implant... [ Read More ]
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