06016 - Removal of tumor or scar under ga, up to 5 cm

General Info

Billing Amount: $126.26

Surgical Code

Anesthetic Level:

2
2

Notes:

Items 06016, 06017, 06018 are not intended to apply to the removal of localized malignant soft tissue tumours - use 06999 instead and submit a written report (see Preamble, Clause C.4.) .

Additional procedures, other than skin grafts, are extra; e.g.: bone or tendon grafts, inlay grafts, etc.

Items indicated with a * are operation only items and are exempt from the 14 day in hospital post-op rule

Items 06016, 06017, 06018 are not intended to apply to the removal of localized malignant soft tissue tumours - use 06999 instead and submit a written report (see Preamble, Clause C.4).

Pre-Amble References:

Please reference the billing pre-amble for these relevant interpretations of this billing code:

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