What Is FNA?
Q: What are appropriate codes to report the drainage and irrigation of the masseteric, submandibular, sublingual, and submental spaces when a single incision is made?
Clinical Indicators are intended to help practitioners engage in the best practices, reduce errors, and improve value received.
Q: How do I code for fine needle aspiration?
A: The codes are CPT 10021 Fine needle aspiration; without imaging guidance and CPT 10022 Fine needle aspiration; with imaging guidance. Each code has a professional and technical component.
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