CPT Codes For Arterial Procedures
Below is a list summarizing the CPT codes for arterial procedures.
CPT Code 36600
CPT 36600 describes the arterial puncture and withdrawal of blood for diagnosis.
CPT Code 36620
CPT 36620 describes percutaneous arterial catheterization or cannulation for sampling, monitoring, or transfusion (separate procedure).
CPT Code 36625
CPT 36625 describes arterial catheterization or cannulation for sampling, monitoring, or transfusion through a cutdown procedure.
CPT Code 36640
CPT 36640 describes arterial catheterization for prolonged infusion therapy (chemotherapy) via cutdown.
CPT Code 36660
CPT 36660 describes catheterization of the umbilical artery in a newborn for diagnosis or therapy.