Oral Pathology Laboratory
Policy No: 07
Originally Created: 01/01/2011
Last Reviewed: 01/01/2019
Last Revised: 01/01/2018
Procedures are in accordance with generally accepted standards of dental practice.
Oral Pathology Laboratory procedures are not a benefit of the dental contract.
Process to contract benefits.
Procedure is considered medical (deny under dental). Submit on medical claim form with applicable medical CPT code and diagnosis code.
Note: Procedure is usually done in conjunction with biopsies.
CDT - D0100-D0999 - see above.