Nicole Posted Mon 12th of December, 2016 16:29:39 PM
If the doctor did a Craniotomy and evacuation of a subdural empyema. Would that still be considered the 61312 or 61314 cpt codes?
SuperCoder Answered Tue 13th of December, 2016 07:26:56 AM
The correct code will be 61320 or 61321. Use 61320 if abscess is located in the supratentorial region and use 61321 if abscess is located infratentorial region.