AMA CPT® Assistant - 2018 Issue 10 (October)

Surgery: Nervous System (Q&A) (October 2018)

October 2018 page 11b Surgery: Nervous System Question: When percutaneous electrode placement is performed via a transforaminal lateral approach to access the epidural space (where the electrodes would reside for stimulation), would CPT code 63650 be the correct code to report? Answer: Yes, it would be appropriate to report code 63650, Percutaneous implantation of neurostimulator electrode array, epidural, for the placement of an electrode array via a transforaminal lateral approach. Question: A pre-programmed transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator is applied in the office for a patient to take home where he will remove it several days later. The device connects...

To read the full article, sign in and subscribe to the AMA CPT® Assistant.


Access to this feature is available in the following products:
  • AMA's CPT® Assistant - Current + Archives

free demo
request yours today
pricing
for any budget
sign IN
welcome back!

Thank you for choosing Find-A-Code, please Sign In to remove ads.