https://www.aapc.com/discuss/threads/is-there-a-cpt-code-for-silver-nitrate-stick.32632/

Mar 17, 2010 ... PROCEDURE: A silver nitrate stick was inserted into the left axilla which ... Take a look at 17250 - Chemical cauterization of granulation tissue ...

https://www.hcpro.com/HIM-53236-859/Assign-12001-for-simple-wound-repair-with-chemical-cautery.html

Nov 18, 2005 ... A physician uses chemical cautery to stop the bleeding. The CPT Manual states that a simple laceration repair includes repair with chemical or ...

https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/61389/practice-management/chemical-cauterization-cervix

Q Our physician performed a chemical cauterization of the cervix for a patient ... the procedure simply involves the application of a silver nitrate stick to the cervix,  ...

https://www.understandwoundcare.com/?p=66

This is a demonstration of a wound care physician using silver nitrate as a chemical cauterization agent to achieve hemostasis in a wound and to decrease  ...

http://bulletin.facs.org/2018/01/2018-cpt-coding-changes/

△17250, Chemical cauterization of granulation tissue (i.e. ... 17250 for chemical cauterization for wound hemostasis and ...

https://coding.solutions.aap.org/article.aspx?articleid=2654602

Among the code changes applicable to surgical services in Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) 2018 are revision of the code for chemical cauterization of ...

https://www.acepnow.com/article/coding-wizard-how-to-code-nosebleeds/

Oct 16, 2018 ... ... afrin, cocaine, txa, and silver nitrate is limited and a nasal tampon or the ... Both of these CPT codes include cauterization, packing, topicals, ...

http://www.indianjotol.org/article.asp?issn=0971-7749;year=2017;volume=23;issue=1;spage=17;epage=20;aulast=El-Anwar

Feb 6, 2017 ... Chemical cautery was previously used by silver nitrate or trichloroacetic acid. The first recorded use of silver nitrate to stimulate closure of TM ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cauterization

Many chemical reactions can destroy tissue, and some are used ... Silver nitrate is the active ingredient of the lunar caustic, ...

https://www.supercoder.com/coding-newsletters/my-otolaryngology-coding-alert/icd-10-keep-your-epistaxis-coding-simple-with-a-single-icd-10-choice-148422-article

Nov 18, 2015 ... Terms like 'hemostasis (control of bleeding),' 'bovie,' 'silver nitrate,' and 'chemical cauterization' on your physician's notes will give you a clue ...