Neurosurgery Coding Alert

Coding Quiz Answers: See if Your Seizure Management Procedure Coding Measures Up

- Published on Wed, Aug 31, 2016
Check if EEG was obtained when excising epileptogenic foci. Here are correct answers to the coding quiz. Answer 1: The correct answer is option a, 61533. You would report 61533 (Craniotomy with elevation of bone flap; for subdural implantation of an electrode array, for long-term seizure monitoring) when the surgeons enters the cranium to place the electrodes. If the surgeon [...]

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