Below is a list summarizing the CPT codes for excision procedures on the bladder.
CPT Code 51500
CPT 51500 describes the excision of a urachal cyst or sinus, with or without umbilical hernia repair.
CPT Code 51520
CPT 51520 describes a cystotomy for the simple excision of the vesical neck as a separate procedure.
CPT Code 51525
CPT 51525 describes the excision of a bladder diverticulum, either single or multiple, through a cystotomy.
CPT Code 51530
CPT 51530 describes cystotomy for excision of bladder tumor.
CPT Code 51535
CPT 51535 describes excision, incision, or repair of ureterocele through cystotomy.
CPT Code 51550
CPT 51550 describes a simple partial cystectomy.
CPT Code 51555
CPT 51555 describes a complicated partial cystectomy due to post-radiation, previous surgery, or a difficult location.
CPT Code 51565
CPT 51565 describes a partial cystectomy with reimplantation of the ureter(s) into the bladder (ureteroneocystostomy).
CPT Code 51570
CPT 51570 describes a complete cystectomy as a separate procedure.
CPT Code 51575
CPT 51575 describes a complete cystectomy with bilateral pelvic lymphadenectomy, including external iliac, hypogastric, and obturator nodes.
CPT Code 51580
CPT 51580 describes cystectomy, complete, with ureterosigmoidostomy or ureterocutaneous transplantations.
CPT Code 51585
CPT 51585 describes a cystectomy complete with ureterosigmoidostomy or ureterocutaneous transplantations, including bilateral pelvic lymphadenectomy of external iliac, hypogastric, and obturator nodes.
CPT Code 51590
CPT 51590 describes a complete cystectomy with ureteroileal conduit or sigmoid bladder, including intestine anastomosis.
CPT Code 51595
CPT 51595 describes a cystectomy with ureteroileal conduit or sigmoid bladder, including intestine anastomosis, and bilateral pelvic lymphadenectomy, including external iliac, hypogastric, and obturator nodes.
CPT Code 51596
CPT 51596 describes a cystectomy with a continent diversion, using any open technique and any segment of the small and/or large intestine to construct a neobladder.
CPT Code 51597
CPT 51597 describes a complete pelvic exenteration for vesical, prostatic, or urethral malignancy, which includes the removal of the bladder and ureteral transplantations, with or without hysterectomy and/or abdominoperineal resection of rectum and colon and colostomy, or any combination thereof.