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Cochlear Implants and BAHA

last updated 12/01/2009 garcarl

69714 Implantation, osseointegrated implant, temporal bone, with percutaneous attachment to external speech processor/cochlear stimulator; without mastoidectomy 
69715 Implantation, osseointegrated implant, temporal bone, with percutaneous attachment to external speech processor/cochlear stimulator; with mastoidectomy 
69717 Replacement (including removal of existing device), osseointegrated implant, temporal bone, with percutaneous attachment to external speech processor/cochlear stimulator; without mastoidectomy 
69718 Replacement (including removal of existing device), osseointegrated implant, temporal bone, with percutaneous attachment to external speech processor/cochlear stimulator; with mastoidectomy 
69930 Cochlear device implantation, with or without mastoidectomy
L8614 Cochlear device, includes all internal and external components 
L8615 Headset/headpiece for use with cochlear implant device, replacement 
L8616 Microphone for use with cochlear implant device, replacement 
L8617 Transmitting coil for use with cochlear implant device, replacement 
L8618 Transmitter cable for use with cochlear implant device, replacement 
L8619 Cochlear implant external speech processor, replacement 
L8621 Zinc air battery for use with cochlear implant device, replacement, each 
L8622 Alkaline battery for use with cochlear implant device, any size, replacement, each 
L8623 Lithium ion battery for use with cochlear implant device speech processor, other than ear level, replacement, each 
L8624 Lithium ion battery for use with cochlear implant device speech processor, ear level, replacement, each
L8690 Auditory osseointegrated device, includes all internal and external components
L8691 Auditory osseointegrated device, external sound processor, replacement 

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