Radiofrequency volumetric tissue reduction for turbinate hypertrophy

NICE interventional procedures guidance [IPG36] Published date:

Register an interest in this interventional procedure

 

 

  • Description

    This guidance has been replaced by Radiofrequency tissue reduction for turbinate hypertrophy (Interventional Procedures Guidance 495)

  • OPCS4.6 Code(s)

    E04.2 Excision of turbinate of nose NEC

    Includes: Reduction of turbinate of nose NEC

    Y11.4 Radiofrequency controlled thermal destruction of organ NOC

    The NHS Classifications Service of NHS Connecting for Health is the central definitive source for clinical coding guidance and determines the coding standards associated with the classifications (OPCS-4 and ICD-10) to be used across the NHS.   The NHS Classifications Service and NICE work collaboratively to ensure the most appropriate classification codes are provided.  www.connectingforhealth.co.uk/clinicalcoding

  • Get involved