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


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


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.


CDT - D7000-D7999 -see above


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