Cardiology Question for the Week of June 12, 2017

Cardiology Compliance Question of the Week


In the instance when more than one site in the same vessel is treated with percutaneous transluminal coronary thrombectomy (92973), is it appropriate to report for each site treated?


From a CPT ® coding perspective, code 92973 should be reported one time per vessel, regardless of the number of sites treated in the same vessel.


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