FACIAL BONES LTD LESS THAN 3 VWS

CPT code 70140 pertains to radiological examinations focusing on X-rays of the orbits, complete, minimum of four views. This code encompasses imaging procedures tailored to diagnose conditions affecting the eye sockets (orbits), with multiple views for a comprehensive assessment.

Details

CPT code:

70140

Category:

Category I

Section:

Radiology

Specialty:

Radiology,Otorhinolaryngology,Dentistry

Type:

Diagnotic

Orbits radiography, complete, minimum of four views (70140) involves capturing detailed X-ray images of the eye sockets from various angles. This comprehensive diagnostic tool is crucial for identifying issues such as fractures, tumors, or abnormalities in the orbital region, guiding healthcare providers in formulating appropriate treatment plans.

Under what category does FACIAL BONES LTD LESS THAN 3 VWS fall?

Category I

What is the billing unit for FACIAL BONES LTD LESS THAN 3 VWS?

"Per Session" assuming a standard unit for these radiological procedures.

Modifiers

Billing modifiers may be specific to individual cases and should be determined based on the payer's requirements and the specific circumstances of the procedure.

Clinical use

X-ray of the facial bones, limited, less than 3 views. Assesses facial bones for abnormalities or fractures with a limited number of views.

Documentation

Request for limited facial bones X-ray, clinical details, and patient information.

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