The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) coding manual is a compilation of guidelines, codes, and descriptions to report health care services performed by health care provid…ers in the United States. The CPT® code set (Healthcare Common Procedural Coding System or HCPCS Level I) is copyrighted and maintained by American Medical Association (AMA) and is used with other code sets established by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other federally-named entities for health care reporting and reimbursement.
The axillary region is also called the armpit or underarm.
Current Procedural Terminology
(anatomy) Of, pertaining to, or near the axilla or armpit. (botany) Placed or growing in the axis of a branch or leaf.
Current Procedural Terminology, Publication of the American Medical Association containing a standardized classification system for reporting medical procedures and services b…y providing them with assigned "codes."
20206 - Percutaneous needle biopsy of muscle
CPT code is 21556, I am studying for cpc exam, had a really hard time finding the answer to this one so had to google what it meant. I don't really know how I'm supposed to ge…t thorax out of Axillary fold. My test is in four days, don't think I'll pass. But 21556 is the answer in my answer guide.
The CPT code for mature adipose tissue consistant with lipoma axillary fold is 88304.
173.59 No that's not correct. The correct code is 216.5
11450 excision of skin and subcutaneous tissue for hidradenitis, axillary; with simple or intermediate repair / 11451 | excision of skin and subcutaneous tissue for hidradeni…tis, axillary; with complex repair