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Take a Closer Look at 92612-92617 Swallowing Studies in New CPT® Assistant
2017-06-14

CPT® 2017 revised flexible endoscopic evaluation of swallowing codes, and the April CPT® Assistant helps you understand why. Learn helpful tips like what the removal of “fiberoptic” from the descriptor means to your coding.

Access the article on swallowing studies and get to more April articles on SuperCoder Code Connect by searching these codes and keywords:

  • Evaluation of swallowing, flexible endoscopic: 31572-31575, 31579, 92610-92617, 92700
  • Genomic sequencing procedures, molecular multianalyte assays: 81228, 81229, 81280-81282, 81413, 81414, 81422, 81439, 81539, 88271
  • Laryngoplasty and cricotracheal resection: 21495, 31551-31554, 31580, 31582, 31584, 31587, 31588, 31591, 31592, 31599-31601, 31603, 31605, 31610, 31780, 31781.

Plus, find authoritative answers to coding FAQs by searching for these codes and keywords from the April issue on Code Connect:

  • Care management services: 99487, 99489
  • Gene sequencing: 81406, 81479
  • Integumentary system surgery: 13100-13102, 13131-13133, 14301, 15824, 15825
  • Musculoskeletal system surgery: 20610, 24342, 29999
  • Trigeminal rhizotomy: 61630, 64610.