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RFTC Coding

Lindye Posted Wed 13th of August, 2014 17:46:22 PM

My doctor has that he performed an Rf at L5-S1 and sacral accessory. I know that L5-S1 would be codeed as 64635 but would I add 64636 for sacral accessory, or would that be included in the L5-S1?

SuperCoder Answered Mon 18th of August, 2014 03:33:51 AM

Thanks for your query.

For radio frequency thermal coagulation of sacral accessory nerve, you should use code 64640, Destruction by neurolytic agent; other peripheral nerve or branch.

Thanks !!

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