Inferior Turbinate Blades
 

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Reimbursement Codes for the Inferior Turbinate Blade and Powered Inferior Turbinoplasty

View reimbursement codes for powered inferior turbinoplasty using our innovative Inferior Turbinate Blade, which reduces inferior turbinate hypertrophy and offers significantly better long-term results compared to radiofrequency turbinoplasty techniques.1-4

References

  1. Liu C-M, Tan C-D, Lee F-P, Lin K-N, Huang H-M. Microdebrider-assisted versus radiofrequency-assisted inferior turbinoplasty. Laryngoscope 2009;119:414-8.
  2. Berger G, Ophir D, Pitaro K, Landsberg R. Histopathological changes after Coblation® inferior turbinate reduction. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2008;134:819-23.
  3. Lee JY, Lee JD. Comparative study on the long-term effectiveness between Coblation- and microdebrider-assisted partial turbinoplasty. Laryngoscope 2006;116:729-34.
  4. Atef A, Mosleh M, El Bosraty H, El Fatah GA, Fathi A. Bipolar radiofrequency volumetric tissue reduction of inferior turbinate: Does the number of treatment sessions influence the final outcome? Am J Rhinol 2006; 20: 25-31.
Last updated: 9 Jan 2013

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