Medical Coding Exercises - CPT Manual

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Excision of cyst of the thyroid gland

60200

Total thyroid lobectomy - unilateral

60220

Excision of recurrent thyroglossal duct cyst

60281

Thymectomy, partial, transcervical approach

60520

Incision and drainage, infected thyroglossal duct cyst

60000

Hypophysectomy of pituitary tumor, transeptal approach, nonstereotactic

61548

Excision of carotid body tumor with excision of carotid artery

60605

Thyroidectomy for cancer, with radical neck dissection

60254

Thyroidectomy, including substernal thyroid, cervical approach

60271

Laparoscopic adrenalectomy

60650

A mother brings her 4-year-old son to the doctor because she found a lump at the front of his neck. After an ultrasound and a blood test, the doctor diagnoses a thyroglossal duct cyst and recommends surgery. On the day of surgery, the surgeon tells the mother that he will perform a Sistrunk operation. Code the diagnosis and procedure codes on the day of surgery.

759.2, 60200

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