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List of procedures & codes

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Thyroid
CodesDescription
B0812
Total thyroidectomy/near total thyroidectomy
B0830Total thyroid lobectomy & isthmectomy
B0860Partial thyroidectomy (not elsewhere classified)
B0900Operations on aberrant thyroid tissue (including excision/removal of retrosternal goitre)
B1012Excision of thyroglossal cyst/tract
B1250Thyroid : re-operation
B1450Parathyroidectomy
Middle Ear
CodesDescription
D1420Myringoplasty
D1510Myringotomy and insertion of tube through tympanic membrane (and bilateral)
D1530Myringotomy (and bilateral)
Nose & Nasal Cavity
CodesDescription
E0230Septorhinoplasty +/- graft/implant following trauma or excision of tumour
E0360Septoplasty of nose
E0412Reduction turbinates of nose (laser, diathermy, out fracture etc)
E0420Reduction turbinates of nose (trim,radical excision)
E0440Division of adhesions of turbinate of nose (and bilateral)
E0810Polypectomy of internal nose (and bilateral, including endoscopic)
E0820Excision of lesion of internal nose
E0850Removal of foreign body from cavity of nose
Nasal Sinuses
CodesDescription
E1220Caldwell-Luc
E1260Image guided endoscopic frontal, sphenoid and/or ethmoid sinus surgery (FESS)
E1310Antral puncture and wash-out (and bilateral)
E1330Intranasal antrostomy including endoscopic and antral washout (including bilateral)
E1420Intranasal ethmoidectomy (and bilateral)
E1432Standard FESS: excision uncinate process and anterior ethmoid bulla, antrostomy/antral puncture, simple polypectomy, attention to middle turbinate (bilateral)
V0700Craniofacial resection
Throat
CodesDescription
E1910Total pharyngectomy
E1920Partial pharyngectomy
E2300Pharyngeal myotomy
E2320Operation(s) on pharyngeal pouch (exterior approach)
E2330Removal of lesion of para-pharyngeal space
E2400Therapeutic endoscopic operation on pharynx
E2480Pharyngeal pouch - endoscopic procedures
E2500Diagnostic endoscopic examination of pharynx/larynx (including biopsy) (as sole procedure)
Salvary Glands
CodesDescription
F4410Total excision of parotid gland and preservation of facial nerve
F4430Partial excision of parotid gland and preservation of facial nerve
F4440Excision of submandibular gland
F4600Incision or drainage of abscess or haematoma of salivary glands (i.e. including submandibular, parotid and sublingual glands)
Fibreoptic Endoscopic Procedures (GA or LA)
CodesDescription
E4510Fibreoptic examination of trachea including biopsy/removal of foreign body
E5180Diagnostic bronchoscopy +/- biopsy
Larynx & Trachea
CodesDescription
E2910Total laryngectomy
E2940Partial laryngectomy
E3100Reconstruction of larynx with graft
E3400Cordectomy (endoscopic)
E3410Laser surgery to vocal cord (including microlaryngoscopy)
E3520Microlaryngoscopy/laryngoscopy +/- endoscopic excision of lesion of larynx
E3810Injection into larynx
E3900Partial excision of trachea with reconstruction
E4100Insertion of voice prosthesis (TOF)
E4210Tracheostomy
Lips
CodesDescription
F0200Excision of lesion of lip
F2210Total glossectomy
F2220Partial glossectomy for malignancy
F2310Excision/destruction of lesion of tongue
Palate
CodesDescription
F2810Excision/destruction of lesion of palate
F3440Tonsillectomy - adult (and bilateral)
Mouth Cavity
CodesDescription
F3810Excision/destruction of lesion of mouth
F4210Biopsy of lesion of mouth
Oesophagus
CodesDescription
G1900Rigid oesophagoscopy including biopsy, laser or diathermy destruction of lesions
Skin
CodesDescription
S0632Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Head & Neck
S0654Removal of benign lesion on head and neck (excluding scalp) which is closed by primary closure or advancement flap
S1780Free Flap Reconstruction
Neck
CodesDescription
T7602Microvascular free tissue transfer (when added to other codes) including closure of secondary defect
T8610Biopsy/Sampling of cervical lymph nodes
T8700Excision biopsy of lymph node for diagnosis (cervical, inguinal, axillary)
T8720Cervical lymphadenectomy
T8722Selective dissection of cervical lymph nodes, Levels 1 to 4
T8723Selective dissection of cervical lymph nodes, Levels 1 to 5 (+/-6)
T9400Operations on branchial cyst
V1422Extensive segmental excision of mandible
V1082Partial maxillectomy for malignancy