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G0246

Follow-up physician evaluation and management of a diabetic patient with diabetic sensory neuropathy resulting in a loss of protective sensation (lops) to include at least the following: (1) a patient history, (2) a physical examination that includes: (a) visual inspection of the forefoot, hindfoot and toe web spaces, (b) evaluation of protective sensation, (c) evaluation of foot structure and biomechanics, (d) evaluation of vascular status and skin integrity, and (e) evaluation and recommendation of footwear, and (3) patient education

  • Effective Date: 2002-07-01
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Special coverage instructions apply
  • BETOS Classification: Office visits - established

Medicare has not assigned a fee schedule for this code

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