Below is a list summarizing the CPT codes for diagnostic nuclear medicine procedures on the endocrine system.
CPT Code 78012
CPT 78012 describes a quantitative thyroid uptake measurement, including stimulation, suppression, or discharge when performed.
CPT Code 78013
CPT 78013 describes Thyroid imaging, including vascular flow, when performed.
CPT Code 78014
CPT 78014 describes Thyroid imaging with single or multiple uptake quantitative measurements, including vascular flow, stimulation, suppression, or discharge when performed.
CPT Code 78015
CPT 78015 describes imaging of limited neck and chest areas for thyroid carcinoma metastases.
CPT Code 78016
CPT 78016 describes imaging of thyroid carcinoma metastases with additional studies such as urinary recovery.
CPT Code 78018
CPT 78018 describes imaging of the whole body for thyroid carcinoma metastases.
CPT Code 78070
CPT 78070 describes parathyroid planar imaging, including subtraction when performed.
CPT Code 78071
CPT 78071 describes parathyroid planar imaging (including subtraction, when performed) with tomographic (SPECT).
CPT Code 78072
CPT 78072 describes parathyroid planar imaging, including subtraction when performed, with tomographic SPECT and concurrently acquired computed tomography for anatomical localization.
CPT Code 78075
CPT 78075 describes imaging of the adrenal cortex and/or medulla.
CPT Code 78099
CPT 78099 describes an unlisted endocrine procedure, diagnostic nuclear medicine.