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1.  Post herpetic neuralgia

Posted 12 days ago
Good moring,

I am injecting 100 units of botox for post herpetic neuralgia into the scalp and forehead - how do I code for this procedure?

Thanks
Dr Hoover


2.  RE: Post herpetic neuralgia

Posted 12 days ago
​Based on the information provided, consider CPT code 6440x,  depending on the nerve to which the drug is injected.

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