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8.0 Therapy

8.01 Therapy Introduction 

Medically

Necessary

and

Investigational

For Blue Cross of Idaho`s definition of medically necessary and investigational, please click here. 
8.01.01 Adoptive Immunotherapy 
8.01.02 Chelation Therapy 
8.01.04 Oncologic Applications of Interleukin-2 (Aldesleukin) When Used as Monotherapy 
8.01.05 Immune Globulin Therapy 
8.01.06 Oncologic Applications of Photodynamic Therapy, Including Barrett’s Esophagus 
8.01.07 Paclitaxel Chemotherapy 
8.01.08 Intraoperative Radiation Therapy 
8.01.10 Charged-Particle (Proton or Helium Ion) Radiation Therapy 
8.01.11 Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization (TACE) to Treat Primary or Metastatic Liver Malignancies 
8.01.13 Breast Brachtherapy after Breast-Conserving Surgery, as Boost with Whole Breast Irradiation or alone as Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
8.01.14  Brachytherapy for Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer Using Permanently Implanted Seeds 
8.01.15 Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma 
8.01.16 Chemical Peels 
8.01.17 Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Plasma Cell Dyscrasias, including Multiple Myeloma and POEMS Syndrome 
8.01.18 Lysis of Epidural Adhesions 
8.01.19 Treatment of Hyperhidrosis 
8.01.20 Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Non-Hodgkin`s Lymphomas 
8.01.21 Allogeneic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Myelodysplastic Syndromes and Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
8.01.22 Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Genetic Diseases and Acquired Anemias 
8.01.23 Hematopoietic Stem-cell Transplantation for Epithelial Ovarian Cancer 
8.01.24 Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Miscellaneous Solid Tumors in Adults 
8.01.25 Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Autoimmune Diseases 
8.01.26 Hematopoietic Stem-cell Transplantation for Acute Myeloid Leukemia 
8.01.27 Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Breast Cancer 
8.01.28 Hematopoietic Stem-cell Transplantation for CNS Embryonal Tumors and Ependymoma 
8.01.29 Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Hodgkin Lymphoma 
8.01.30 Hematopoietic Stem-cell Transplantation for Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia 
8.01.31 Hematopoietic Stem-cell Transplantation for Malignant Astrocytomas and Gliomas 
8.01.32 Hematopoietic Stem-cell Transplantation for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia 
8.01.33 High-Dose Rate Temporary Prostate Brachytherapy 
8.01.34 Hematopoietic Stem-cell Transplantation for Solid Tumors of Childhood
8.01.35 Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation n the Treatment of Germ-Cell Tumors
8.01.36 Extracorporeal Photopheresis 
8.01.37 Inhaled Nitric Oxide
8.01.38 Nonmyeloablative Allogeneic Transplants of Hematopoietic Stem Cells for Treatment of Malignancy
8.01.39 Treatment of Tinnitus
8.01.40 Manipulation Under Anesthesia 
8.01.41 Interleukin-2 as a Treatment of HIV Infection
8.01.42 Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Primary Amyloidosis
8.01.43 Radioembolization for Primary and Metastatic Tumors of the Liver
8.01.44 Intradialytic Parenteral Nutrition
8.01.45 Intracavitary Balloon Catheter Brain Brachytherapy for Malignant Gliomas or Metastasis to the Brain
8.01.46 Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy of the Breast and Lung
8.01.47 Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) for Prostate Cancer 
8.01.48 Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) - Head and Neck
8.01.49 Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT): Abdomen and Pelvis
8.01.50 Radioimmunotherapy in the Treatment of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
8.01.51  Extracorporeal Photopheresis as Treatment for and Prevention of Organ Rejection after Solid Organ Transplant 
8.01.52  Orthopedic Applications of Stem Cell Therapy 
8.01.53  Cellular Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer 
8.01.54 Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia
8.01.55  Stem-Cell Therapy for Peripheral Arterial Disease 
8.01.56  Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency in Multiple Sclerosis 
8.01.57  Baroreflex Stimulation DevicesDevices 
8.01.58  Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation and Auricular Electrostimulation 
8.01.59 Intensity Modulted Radiation Therapy (IMRT): Central Nervous System Tumors
8.02 Dialysis Introduction
8.02.02 Plasma Exchange
8.02.03 Extracorporeal Immunoadsorption Using Protein A Column
8.02.04 Lipid Apheresis
8.03 Rehabilitation Therapy Introduction
8.03.01 Functional Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES)
8.03.02 Physical Therapy
8.03.03 Occupational Therapy
8.03.04 Speech Therapy
8.03.05 Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation 
8.03.08 Cardiac Rehabilitation in the Outpatient Setting
8.03.09 Vertebral Axial Decompression
8.03.10 Cognitive Rehabilitation
8.03.11 Endobronchial Brachytherapy
8.03.12 Hippotherapy
8.03.13 Sensory Integration Therapy