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Craniotomy

Annie Posted Tue 01st of August, 2017 14:19:46 PM
Provider did a bifrontal craniotomy for right frontal ventriculostomy and microsurgical removal of the left frontal adenocarcinoma metastatic to brain. Coding this as 61210 61582 69990. Need input on this. I will post report if needed.
SuperCoder Answered Wed 02nd of August, 2017 06:33:08 AM

Hi Annie,

 

CPT code 61210 seems appropriate as per the document provided. While, 61582 seems inappropriate with 69990.

Feel free to ask further queries.

Hope this helps!

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