Mystery of Meniere’s –Part II

When the Research Studies Disagree Last week’s post about the difficulty inherent in making the diagnosis of Meniere’s disease is only further complicated by two recent studies, both from some of the best researchers in the business. As vestibular testing technology improves, researchers are working to apply those tests to various diseases, and see if any…

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Caloric Vestibular Test

CPT Code 92543 -Caloric vestibular test, each irrigation (binaural, bithermal stimulation constitutes 4 tests), with recording Goggles with cameras illuminated by infra-red lighting are placed on the patient. The darkest spot of the eye, the pupil, is tracked by the software, so a tracking threshold must be established. Once tracking is established, a calibration procedure…

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