Radiology Question for the Week of October 5, 2020

Radiology Compliance Question of the Week


Can we use 0031T for myocardial infarct avid imaging?


For myocardial infarct avid imaging, do not use 0331T or 0332T, see codes 78466, 78468, or 78469.

78466 Myocardial imaging, infarct avid, planar; qualitative or quantitative
78468 Myocardial imaging, infarct avid, planar; with ejection fraction by first pass technique
78469 Myocardial imaging, infarct avid, planar; tomographic SPECT with or without quantification

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