Cytology Sample Collection

Policy No: 47A
Originally Created: 01/01/2011
Section: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Last Reviewed: 01/01/2019
Last Revised: 01/01/2018
Approved: 01/01/2018
Effective: 01/01/2018

Description

Cytology sample collection (D7287)
For collection of oral cytology sample via mild scraping of the oral mucosa.

Policy/criteria

Procedure is in accordance with generally accepted standards of dental practice.

Administrative guidelines

Procedure is a screening procedure and is considered to be part of the examination.

Codes

CDT - D7000-D7999 -see above

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