qProvides the official AMA interpretations and explanations for each CPT code and guideline change in the CPT 2010 codebook. Every new, revised, or deleted code, text, and guideline change is listed along with a detailed rationale for the changeq--P.  of cover.27640 and 27641 have been revised with the deletion of the verbiage aor exostosis, a and codes 27645, 27646, and ... Clinical Example (27615) A 45-year- old male presents with a 3.5-cm deep fibrosarcoma of the soleus muscle of the superficial posterior compartment of the calf. ... an 8-cm posterior longitudinal incision is made around the previous biopsy track to keep this en bloc with the specimen.
|Author||:||American Medical Association|
|Publisher||:||Amer Medical Assn - 2009-11-01|