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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

TN.8.235

Gynaecological Oncologist or MDT Review

If the procedure is for glandular high grade abnormality or any suspected invasive cancer the procedure should be performed by a gynaecological oncologist or only after discussion with, or review by, a gynaecological oncologist or gynaecological oncology multidisciplinary team (MDT).

Related Items: 35536 35548 35560 35561 35562 35564 35609 35610 35647 35648 35667 35668 35720 35721 35723 35724


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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35536

35536 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Vulva, wide local excision or hemivulvectomy, one or both procedures, for suspected malignancy or vulval lesions with a high risk of malignancy

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $383.55 Benefit: 75% = $287.70 85% = $326.05

(See para TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35548

35548 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

VULVECTOMY, radical, for malignancy (H)

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $1,377.05 Benefit: 75% = $1,032.80

(See para TN.8.235, TN.8.239 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35560

35560 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Partial or complete vaginectomy, for either or both of the following:
(a) deeply infiltrating vaginal endometriosis, if accompanied by histological confirmation from excised tissue;
(b) pre-invasive or invasive lesions
Not being a service associated with hysterectomy for non invasive indications (H) 

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $752.80 Benefit: 75% = $564.60

(See para TN.8.235, TN.8.238 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35561

35561 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-1992
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

VAGINECTOMY, radical, for proven invasive malignancy - 1 surgeon (H)

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $1,689.60 Benefit: 75% = $1,267.20

(See para TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35562

35562 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-1992
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

VAGINECTOMY, radical, for proven invasive malignancy, conjoint surgery - abdominal surgeon (including aftercare) (H)

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $1,423.40 Benefit: 75% = $1,067.55

(See para TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35564

35564 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Nov-1992
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

VAGINECTOMY, radical, for proven invasive malignancy, conjoint surgery - perineal surgeon (H)

(Assist.)

Fee: $711.70 Benefit: 75% = $533.80

(See para TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35609

35609 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Mar-2022
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Cervix, cone biopsy or amputation

(Anaes.)

Fee: $239.95 Benefit: 75% = $180.00 85% = $204.00

(See para TN.8.2, TN.8.233, TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35610

35610 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Mar-2022
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Cervix, cone biopsy for histologically proven malignancy

(Anaes.)

Fee: $419.90 Benefit: 75% = $314.95 85% = $356.95

(See para TN.8.2, TN.8.233, TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35647

35647 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Apr-1992
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Cervix, complete excision of the endocervical transformation zone, using large loop or laser therapy, including any local anaesthesia and biopsies 

(Anaes.)

Fee: $224.15 Benefit: 75% = $168.15 85% = $190.55

(See para TN.8.45, TN.8.233, TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35648

35648 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Apr-1992
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Cervix, complete excision of the endocervical transformation zone, using large loop or laser therapy, including any local anaesthesia and biopsies, in conjunction with ablative treatment of additional areas of biopsy-proven high grade intraepithelial lesions of one or more sites of the vagina, vulva, urethra or anus 

(Anaes.)

Fee: $350.80 Benefit: 75% = $263.10 85% = $298.20

(See para TN.8.45, TN.8.233, TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35667

35667 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Radical hysterectomy or radical trachelectomy (with or without excision of uterine adnexae) for proven malignancy, including excision of any one or more of the following:
(a) parametrium;
(b) paracolpos;
(c) upper vagina;
(d) contiguous pelvic peritoneum;
utilising nerve sparing techniques and involving ureterolysis, if performed (H) 

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $1,753.95 Benefit: 75% = $1,315.50

(See para TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35668

35668 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Mar-2022
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Hysterectomy, radical (with or without excision of uterine adnexae) including excision of any one or more of the following:
(a) parametrium;
(b) paracolpos;
(c) upper vagina;
(d) contiguous pelvic peritoneum;
utilising nerve sparing techniques and involving ureterolysis, if performed in a patient with malignancy and previous pelvic radiation or chemotherapy treatment (H) 

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $2,037.75 Benefit: 75% = $1,528.35

(See para TN.8.2, TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35720

35720 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Radical debulking, involving the radical excision of a macroscopically disseminated gynaecological malignancy from the pelvic cavity, including resection of peritoneum from the following:
(a) the pelvic side wall;
(b) the pouch of Douglas;
(c) the bladder;
for macroscopic disease confined to the pelvis, not being a service associated with a service to which item 35721 applies (H) 

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $1,755.55 Benefit: 75% = $1,316.70

(See para TN.8.57, TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35721

35721 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Mar-2022
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Radical debulking, involving the radical excision of a macroscopically disseminated gynaecological malignancy from the abdominal and pelvic cavity, where cancer has extended beyond the pelvis, including any of the following:
(a) resection of peritoneum over any of the following:
         (i) the diaphragm;
         (ii) the paracolic gutters;
         (iii) the greater or lesser omentum;
         (iv) the porta hepatis;
(b) cytoreduction of recurrent gynaecological malignancy from the abdominal cavity following previous abdominal surgery, radiation or chemotherapy;
(c) cytoreduction of recurrent gynaecological malignancy from the pelvic cavity following previous pelvic surgery, radiation or chemotherapy;
not being a service to which a service associated with a service to which item 35720 or 35726 applies (H) 

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $3,511.10 Benefit: 75% = $2,633.35

(See para TN.8.2, TN.8.235, TN.8.236 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35723

35723 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Para-aortic lymph node dissection from above the level of the aortic bifurcation (unilateral), for staging or restaging of gynaecological malignancy (H) 

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $1,526.75 Benefit: 75% = $1,145.10

(See para TN.8.233, TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)

Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

35724

35724 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Mar-2022
Description Updated:
01-Mar-2022
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Nov-2023

Para-aortic lymph node dissection (pelvic or above the aortic bifurcation) after prior similar dissection, radiotherapy or chemotherapy for malignancy (H) 

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $2,296.90 Benefit: 75% = $1,722.70

(See para TN.8.2, TN.8.233, TN.8.235 of explanatory notes to this Category)


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