Tag Archive | "otolaryngology"

Here Comes Santa ‘Jaws’! Taste Success With This Tongue and Mouth Floor Coding Quiz

Wednesday, December 20, 2017


Need a break from the holiday madness? There’s nothing more relaxing than an anatomy quiz. Or if that’s not your flavor of fun, consider this a way to rev up for more accurate coding in 2018! The quiz below was inspired by an article in Otolaryngology Coding Alert, the newsletter included in Otolaryngology Coder. Get […]

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Injection Laryngoplasty: Code Correctly, Collect $1,046

Monday, February 20, 2017

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Hi, otolaryngology coders! Have you been enjoying the new code CPT® 2017 gave you for injection laryngoplasty? Today, let’s take a closer look at 31574 (Laryngoscopy, flexible; with injection[s] for augmentation [e.g., percutaneous, transoral], unilateral). When Will You Use 31574? Injection laryngoplasty is on the rise among ENTs. The procedure involves injecting an augmenting material […]

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