SURGICAL ACCESS TYPE (HEAD AND NECK CANCER)

The type of surgical access used for a PATIENT with head and neck cancer during a Head and Neck Cancer Care Spell.

Format / Length

an1

Permitted Codes

Code Description

9

Not Known (Not Recorded)

1

Mandibulotomy

2

Lip split and Mandibulotomy

3

Weber Ferguson Approach

4

Drop Through the Neck

8

Other (not listed)

Also Known As

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Context Alias
Plural SURGICAL ACCESS TYPES (HEAD AND NECK CANCER)