|The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
(CMS) now once again recognized as Bilateral.
Chemodenervation of muscle(s); neck muscle(s)
(eg, for spasmodic torticollis, spasmodic
Chemodenervation of muscle(s); extremity(s)
and/or trunk muscle(s) (eg, for dystonia,
cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis)
GLOBAL DAYS FOR THESE CODES: 10 DAYS!
This will be effective January 01, 2012.
Make sure you append a modifier 50 (Bilateral
indicator) on your codes.
Check with your local carrier their local
coverage determination guidelines.
Go back to Pain Management Coding
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