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Lili Posted Wed 05th of August, 2015 17:02:14 PM

I need a cpt code for a removal of Nasal and Temporal Pterygium

Thank You.

SuperCoder Answered Thu 06th of August, 2015 01:17:41 AM

Use CPT code 65420/65426 according to your case. Also, MUE of these codes is 1. so you cannot bill 2 units of these codes, if multiple Pterygium was excised from same eye. If both Nasal and temporal Pterygium excised from different eye, use RT/LT/50 modifier.

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