CPT Codes and LOINC Update: May 2018

cpt-code-featureThe following list of updates were posted to MayoMedicalLaboratories.com during the month of May 2018:

CPT Code Updates:

SPBX
70599
Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density Consultation
CPT Code Information
GM1B
83189
Ganglioside Antibody Panel, Serum
CPT Code Information
SPSM
9184
Morphology Evaluation (Special Smear)
CPT Code Information
FIBRO
38292
FibroTest-ActiTest, Serum
CPT Code Information

View the full list and specifics online.

LOINC Updates:

View the full list of specifics online.

Z-Code Updates:

SMNCS Spinal Muscular Atrophy Diagnostic Assay by Deletion/Duplication Analysis

To access the DEX Z codes, you must first register through DEX.

After registering through DEX, log into MayoMedicalLaboratories.com and search for "z codes" in the upper right corner of the web page. The user must attest to being a registered user of the DEX Diagonstic Exchange by clicking the  blue "Access DEX Z-Codes" button. An Excel spreadsheet will be then open to display the z codes. Z codes can also be viewed on the DEX Diagnostics Exchange.

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Erika Fetterman

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