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adjective being done, belonging to the time, concurrent, contemporaneous, contemporary, existent, existing, hic, immediate, in fashion, in style, in the fad, in vogue, instant, latest, latter day, new, occurring, of the moment, of the present, of this date, of tooays date, popular, present, present day, prevailing, recent, revised, stylish, topical, up to date, up to the minute, usitatus, widespread
Associated concepts: current account, current assets, current basis, current business expenses, current debts, current expenditures, current market value, current obligations, current operating expenses, current rate of exxhange, currently distributable
See also: common, customary, extant, familiar, instant, outflow, popular, present, prevailing, prevalent, rife, typical, usual

CURRENT, merc. law. A term used to express present time; the current month; i.e. the present month. Price current, is the ordinary price at the time spoken of. A printed paper, containing such prices, is also called a price current.
     2. Current, in another sense, signifies that which is readily received; as, current money.

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Published annually by the American Medical Association, this spiral-bound volume outlines official Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding rules and guidelines developed by the CPT editorial panel and includes code, guideline, and text changes for 2013 and changes to the cardiovascular, neurologic testing, and psychiatry subsections.
The American Academy of Family Physicians Congress of Delegates headed off a potentially divisive policy statement when it decided not to adopt a resolution calling for family medicine-specific codes under the American Medical Association's current procedural terminology (CPT) code set.
The American Academy of Family Physicians Congress of Delegates headed off a potentially divisive policy statement when it decided not to adopt a resolution calling for family medicine--specific codes under the American Medical Association's current procedural terminology (CPT) code set.
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This handbook will assist physicians and their office staff to locate targeted information concerning Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code use, along with basic national Medicare information related to the same code.

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