AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS - 2018 Issue 2; For Your Information

New Category III CPT codes

Here is a listing of several new Category III CPT codes effective for reporting as of July 1, 2018, listed in the table below. CPT Code Long Descriptor 0505T Endovenous femoral-popliteal arterial revascularization, with transcatheter placement of intravascular stent graft(s) and closure by any method, including percutaneous or open vascular access, ultrasound guidance for vascular access when performed, all catheterization(s) and intraprocedural roadmapping and imaging guidance necessary to complete the intervention, all associated radiological supervision and interpretation, when performed, with crossing of the occlusive lesion in an extraluminal fashion 0506T Macular pigment optical density measurement by heterochromatic flicker photometry...

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