Cardiology Question for the Week of June 15, 2020

Cardiology Compliance Question of the Week


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


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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