December 2012





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    11.05.16, Aqueous Shunts, Viscocanalostomy, and Canaloplasty for the Treatment of Glaucoma
    New Policy
    Posted: 12/28/2012


    08.00.74f, Intravitreal Injection of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) Antagonists (eg, ranibizumab [Lucentis®], pegaptanib sodium [Macugen®], aflibercept [Eylea®])
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/28/2012


    06.02.39, Measurement of Serum Antibodies to Infliximab
    New Policy
    Posted: 12/28/2012


    11.15.24, Migraine Deactivation Surgery
    New Policy
    Posted: 12/21/2012


    05.00.62e, Injectable Dermal Fillers
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/21/2012


    08.01.00b, Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Injection as a Technique to Reduce the Risk of Preterm Birth in High-Risk Pregnancies
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/19/2012


    08.00.90b, Paclitaxel Protein-bound Particles for Injectable Suspension (Albumin-bound)/(Abraxane® for Injectable Suspension)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/19/2012


    07.07.09c, Stem-Cell Therapy for Orthopedic Applications and Autologous Platelet-Derived Growth Factors (PDGFs)/Platelet-Rich Plasmas (PRPs) for Acute or Chronic Wound Healing and Other Miscellaneous Conditions
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/19/2012


    06.02.06m, Genetic Testing for Inherited Breast Cancer 1 (BRCA1) and Breast Cancer 2 (BRCA2) Mutations
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/19/2012


    11.08.20j, Wound Care: Bioengineered Skin Substitutes
    Notification
    Posted: 12/17/2012


    10.02.02e, Chiropractic Spinal and Extraspinal Manipulation Therapy
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/14/2012


    07.00.05e, In Vivo Allergy Sensitivity Testing
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/12/2012


    06.02.26b, In Vitro Allergy Testing
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/12/2012


    05.00.11d, Therapeutic Shoes and Orthopedic Shoes
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/12/2012


    11.00.06d, Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and Primary Snoring for Adults
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/12/2012


    06.02.35b, Genetic Testing
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/11/2012


    12.01.01q, Experimental/Investigational Services
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/11/2012


    07.03.07g, Evaluation and Management of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/11/2012


    07.00.03i, Full-Body Monoplace or Multiplace Chamber Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/10/2012


    07.00.21d, Allergy Immunotherapy
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/10/2012


    11.06.02e, Elective Abortion
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/10/2012


    11.14.21b, Microprocessor-Controlled Prosthetic Knees and Ankle-foot Systems for Lower-Extremity Amputees
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/10/2012


    11.05.17, Implantable Miniature Telescope (IMT) for the Treatment of End-Stage Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
    New Policy
    Posted: 12/7/2012


    07.13.12a, Ocular Photoscreening
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/6/2012


    11.08.10e, Excision of Redundant Skin
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/6/2012


    11.08.14f, Removal of Breast Implants
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/6/2012


    11.01.04c, Auditory Brainstem Implant
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/6/2012


    11.01.02i, Cochlear Implant
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/6/2012


    09.00.15e, Mammography and Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) System for Mammography
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/5/2012


    07.02.05h, External Counterpulsation (ECP)
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/5/2012


    05.00.30f, Noninvasive Respiratory Assist Devices (RADs): Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Devices and Bi-Level Devices
    Reissue
    Posted: 12/5/2012


    07.10.06, Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection and Assisted Embryo Hatching
    Notification
    Posted: 12/5/2012


    11.14.26, Surgical Treatments of Athletic Pubalgia
    Notification
    Posted: 12/5/2012


    09.00.04f, Bone Mineral Density (BMD) Testing
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/5/2012


    08.00.66g, Bevacizumab (Avastin®)
    Policy Update
    Posted: 12/5/2012


    11.06.07a, Ovarian and Internal Iliac Vein Embolization as Treatment for Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
    Notification
    Posted: 12/3/2012


    11.05.16, Aqueous Shunts, Viscocanalostomy, and Canaloplasty for the Treatment of Glaucoma
    Notification
    Posted: 12/3/2012




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