Radiology

Radiology Question for the Week of May 27, 2019

Radiology Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

A CT study of T10 through L3 with contrast is ordered. Which code is used to describe this service?

Answer:

CPT® 76380 is the correct code for this service. This was a study limited to a specific area of the thoracic and lumbar spine that did not include a study of all levels of both the thoracic and lumbar spine.


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