When billing dermal filler injections, separate payment may be made under the OPPS and ASC payment systems for HCPCS G0429- Dermal filler injection(s) for the treatment of facial lipodystrophy syndrome (lds) (e.g., as a result of highly active antiretroviral therapy).
Use in addition:Q2026- Injection, radiesse, 0.1 ml, and Q2028 - Injection, sculptra, 0.5 mg
With a diagnosis ofB20 - Human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease or E88.1 - Lipodystrophy, not elsewhere classified.
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