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AMA Posts 2012 Codebook Corrections

The errata listing corrections to the American Medical Association (AMA) 2012 CPTÆ book was revised on Oct. 7. The complete list of changes is posted on the AMA website. The following are the changes to the Pathology and Laboratory CPT Codes.

Pathology and Laboratory TOC
Molecular Pathology (81200-81408)
• Tier 1 Molecular Pathology Procedure (81200-81383)
• Tier 2 Molecular Pathology
The following molecular pathology procedure (Tier 2) codes are used to report procedures not listed in the Tier 1 molecular pathology codes (81200-81383).

Pathology and Laboratory Cytopathology
(For cell enumeration using immunologic selection and identification in fluid specimen [eg, circulating tumor cells in blood], see 0279T, 0280T)
• 88199 Unlisted cytopathology procedure


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