Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 37230

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

37230

37230 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-May-2006
Description Updated:
01-Nov-2020
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2021

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
5 - Urological
Subheading
4 - Operations On Prostate

Prostate, ablation by electrocautery or high-energy transurethral microwave thermotherapy, with or without cystoscopy and with or without urethroscopy

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.)

Fee: $1,084.35 Benefit: 75% = $813.30 85% = $996.45

(See para TN.8.163 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Associated Notes

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

TN.8.163

Prostate: Benign prostatic hyperplasia by ablation - (Items 37230 and 37233)

Items 37230 and 37233 should be used to treat benign prostate hyperplasia.

Related Items: 37230 37233


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