Providers are reminded to refer to the long descriptors of the CPT codes in their CPT book. The American Medical Association (AMA) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) require the use of short CPT descriptors in policies published on the Web.
Ocular photodynamic ther
Eye photodynamic ther add-on
Injection, verteporfin, 0.1 mg
Histoplasma capsulatum retinitis
Progressive high (degenerative) myopia
Retinal neovascularization, NOS
*Note: 362.16* MUST be accompanied by either 115.02 for ocular histoplasmosis or 360.21 for pathologic myopia for coverage to occur.
Macular degeneration (senile), unspecified
Exudative senile macular degeneration
Nonexudative senile macular degeneration