Obstetrics and gynaecology P045 - Repair of third degree tear or episiotomy extension, must include repair of perianal sphincter and perineum

General Info

Billing Amount: $82.15

Anesthetic units:

6
6

Notes:

Repair of a tear or episiotomy extension that does not extend into the perianal sphincter (third degree) is included in the labour and delivery fee (P006 and P020) and does not constitute P045 or P046.

Repair of the superficial transverse perineal muscle constitutes a repair of a second degree tear or episiotomy extension and does not constitute P045 or P046.