CDT D0431Get information about CDT D0431 dental procedure code with description :
This code includes oral cancer screening of a patient.Screening is the examination of your overall dental health to check for signs of decay, cancer or any other infection.
CDT D0431 Category : DIAGNOSTIC
In Diagnostic section, you will encounter with current dental terminology code D0431 .
- Pain/Altered Sensation
- Defective Restorations
- Trauma or Fracture
- Anatomic Abnormalities
- Abnormalities of Teeth
- Oral Pathology
- Removable Prosthodontics
- Temporomandibular Disorders
- Harmful Oral Habits
- Occlusion Disorders
The codes in this section recognize the cognitive skills necessary for patient evaluation The collection and recording of some data and components of the dental examination may be delegated however, the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment planning are the responsibility of the dentist.