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Part 4: CPT Breast Education Series | Use of Acellular Dermal Matrix with Breast Implant Reconstruction

Part 4: CPT Breast Education Series | Use of Acellular Dermal Matrix with Breast Implant Reconstruction

This is Part 4 of a 6-part series focusing on CPT coding of reconstructive procedures following mastectomy. There are many different types of breast reconstruction procedures, each having potential stumbling-blocks for coders. Part 4 focuses on the use of acellular dermal matrix with breast implant reconstruction.

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Part 3: CPT Breast Education Series | Immediate Versus Delayed Permanent Breast Implant Reconstruction

Part 3: CPT Breast Education Series | Immediate Versus Delayed Permanent Breast Implant Reconstruction

This is Part 3 of a 6-part series focusing on CPT coding of breast procedures. There are many different types of breast procedures, each having potential stumbling-blocks for coders. This series will address several of the more confusing topics. Part 3 focuses on the difference between immediate and delayed permanent breast implant reconstruction.

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Part 2: CPT Breast Education Series | Breast Implant Reconstruction Using A Tissue Expander

Part 2: CPT Breast Education Series | Breast Implant Reconstruction Using A Tissue Expander

This is Part 2 of a 6-part series focusing on CPT coding of breast procedures. There are many different types of breast reconstruction procedures, each having potential stumbling-blocks for coders. This series will address several of the more confusing topics. Part 2 focuses on the use of tissue expanders in breast reconstruction.

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Part 1: CPT Breast Education Series | Overview of Breast Reconstruction

Part 1: CPT Breast Education Series | Overview of Breast Reconstruction

This is Part 1 of a 6-part series focusing on CPT coding of reconstructive procedures following mastectomy.  There are many different types of breast reconstruction procedures, each having potential stumbling-blocks for coders. Part 1 is an overview of the types of breast reconstruction techniques commonly used.  Future topics in this series will go into more detail of each technique and the CPT coding implications.

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Part 4 – New 2019 CPT Codes: Lymphatic, Digestive, Urinary and Nervous System

Part 4 – New 2019 CPT Codes: Lymphatic, Digestive, Urinary and Nervous System

This is Part 4 of a five part series on the new 2019 CPT codes. In this series we will explore the CPT changes for FY 2019 and include examples to help the coder understand the new codes. There is 1 new lymphatic code, 2 new digestive system codes with 3 deletions, 3 new urinary system codes with one deletion and 7 deleted nervous system codes with 2 revisions.

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