|dsaek cpt code||1.69||0.8||9825||38|
|dsaek procedure code||1.16||0.7||5485||86|
|dsaek reposition procedure code||0.09||0.8||7972||42|
|dsek cpt code||1.08||0.6||2668||93|
|repeat dsaek cpt code||1.67||0.1||1834||81|
|keratoplasty dsaek cpt code||1.61||0.6||1489||2|
|dsaek procedure cpt code||1.66||0.2||4659||58|
|cpt codes dsaek||1.01||0.7||8148||73|
Question: A patient underwent Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) and postoperatively needs an injection of air to reposition the en Question: A patient underwent Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) and postoperatively needs an injection of air to reposition the endothelial tissue.What is the CPT code for DSEK?
when i worked for a corneal specialist, we coded dsek as cpt code 65755. that is what my dr was told to use by sue viccarelli, a corneal coder.What are the risks of DSAEK?
There is also a risk of postoperative graft dislocation. Video 3: Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK) is an endothelial replacement procedure in which dysfunctional corneal endothelium is replaced with a graft consisting of donor endothelium and a thin layer of posterior stroma to facilitate handling of the tissue.What are the leading indications for DSAEK?
First, diagnose. The leading indications for DSAEK are Fuchs dystrophy, pseudophakic corneal edema, failed corneal graft, and iridocorneal endothelial syndrome, said Allan R. Slomovic, MD, at the University of Toronto.