The exact level of the subluxation must be specified in the documentation to substantiate payment of a claim.
You may document the exact bones such as C3, C3 or the area if it implies only certain bones such as the Occipito-atlantal - Occiput, and C1 (Atlas).
C1 is the first vertebra known as the atlas. The axis-form is a pivotal joint that includes C1 and C2.
|Area||Vertebrae||# of Vertebrae||Other Name|
|Cervical||7||C1 thru C7|
|Back||Dorsal Or||12||D1 thru D12|
|Thoracic||T1 thru T12|
|Costovertebral||R1 thru R12|
|Low Back||Lumbar||5||L1 thru L5|
|Pelvis||IIii, r and I||I,Si|
|Sacral||Sacrum, Coccyx||S, SC|
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