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 ...

http://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.3mhisinsideangle.com/blog-post/icd-10-coding-challenge-epistaxis/

Sep 30, 2016 ... topical vasoconstriction; chemical cautery (e.g., silver nitrate) ... According to the 2017 ICD-10-PCS Official Guidelines for Coding and ...

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

Oct 16, 2018 ... ... particularly in our current climate of health care reform and ICD-10 transition. The ACEP Coding and Nomenclature Committee has partnered ...

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.karenzupko.com/endoscopic-control-of-epistaxis/

Nov 29, 2018 ... In the description for 31238 it mentions electrical cautery or laser but we use silver nitrate. Is this code appropriate to use with use of silver ...

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

A nosebleed, also known as epistaxis is the common occurrence of bleeding from the nose. ... About 10% of nosebleeds are serious. .... This method involves applying a chemical such as silver nitrate to the nasal ... If pressure and chemical cauterization can not stop epistaxis, nasal packing is the mainstay of treatment.

https://libmaneducation.com/coding-advice-and-clarifications-commentary-on-selected-topics-from-coding-clinic-q1-2018/

Apr 4, 2018 ... ... in AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS for Q1, 2018. ... own equipment; Control of epistaxis using silver nitrate cauterization ...

https://www.icd10data.com/ICD10CM/Codes/L00-L99/L80-L99/L92-/L92.9

Free, official coding info for 2019 ICD-10-CM L92.9 - includes detailed rules, notes, synonyms, ICD-9-CM conversion, index and annotation crosswalks, DRG  ...

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

A caustic pencil (or silver nitrate stick) is a device for applying topical medication containing silver nitrate and potassium nitrate, used to chemically cauterize skin ...