Lumbar Epidural Injections LCD - R7

This Local Coverage Determination (LCD) has been revised under contractor numbers: 02101 (AK), 02201 (ID), 02301 (OR), 02401 (WA), 03101 (AZ), 03201 (MT), 03301 (ND), 03401 (SD), 03501 (UT), and 03601 (WY).

Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) Number: L34980
LCD Title: Lumbar Epidural Injections
Effective Date: October 1, 2019
Summary of Changes: Corrected the spelling of "abnormalities" in the Coverage Indications, Limitations and/or Medical Necessity section under 1a. "substantial imaging abnormalities such as a central disc herniation" and under 2b. put a space between "loss" and "at".

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