Cardiology

Cardiology Question for the Week of June 15, 2020

Cardiology Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

What code would I report for the destruction of neurolytic agent for peripheral nerve not defined by 64600–64681?

Answer:

Assign 64640 for the destruction of nerves not specified by one of the 64600–64681 codes.

64640 Destruction by neurolytic agent; other peripheral nerve or branch.

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