Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 45809

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

45809

45809 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-2004
Description Updated:
01-Nov-2004
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2021

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
13 - Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery
Subheading
5 - Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery

TUMOUR OR DEEP CYST (other than a cyst associated with a tooth or tooth fragment unless it has been established by radiological examination that there is a minimum of 5mm separation between the cyst lining and tooth structure or where a tumour or cyst has been proven by positive histopathology), in the oral and maxillofacial region, removal of, requiring wide excision, not being a service to which another item in this Subgroup applies

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $386.55 Benefit: 75% = $289.95 85% = $328.60

(See para TN.8.109 of explanatory notes to this Category)


Associated Notes

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

TN.8.109

Tumour, Cyst, Ulcer or Scar - (Items 45801 to 45813)

It is recognised that odontogenic keratocysts, although not neoplastic, often require the same surgical management as benign tumours.

Related Items: 45801 45803 45805 45807 45809 45811 45813


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  • Assist - Addition/Deletion of (Assist.)
  • Amend - Amended Description
  • Anaes - Anaesthetic Values Amended
  • Emsn - EMSN Change
  • Fee - Fee Amended
  • Renum - Item Number Change (renumbered)
  • New - New Item
  • NewMin - New Item (previous Ministerial Determination)
  • Qfe - QFE Change