Below is a list summarizing the CPT codes for ligation procedures on arteries and veins.
CPT Code 37565
CPT 37565 describes the ligation of the internal jugular vein.
CPT Code 37600
CPT 37600 describes ligation of the external carotid artery.
CPT Code 37605
CPT 37605 describes ligation of the internal or common carotid artery.
CPT Code 37606
CPT 37606 describes ligation of the internal or common carotid artery with gradual occlusion, as with Selverstone or Crutchfield clamp.
CPT Code 37607
CPT 37607 describes the ligation or banding of an angioaccess arteriovenous fistula.
CPT Code 37609
CPT 37609 describes ligation or biopsy of the temporal artery.
CPT Code 37615
CPT 37615 describes ligation of a major artery in the neck, such as post-traumatic or rupture.
CPT Code 37616
CPT 37616 describes ligation of a major artery in the chest, such as post-traumatic or rupture.
CPT Code 37617
CPT 37617 describes ligation of a major artery in the abdomen, such as post-traumatic or rupture.
CPT Code 37618
CPT 37618 describes ligating a major artery in an extremity, such as post-traumatic or rupture.
CPT Code 37619
CPT 37619 describes ligation of the inferior vena cava.
CPT Code 37650
CPT 37650 describes the ligation of the femoral vein.
CPT Code 37660
CPT 37660 describes ligation of the common iliac vein.
CPT Code 37700
CPT 37700 describes ligation and division of the long saphenous vein at the saphenofemoral junction or distal interruptions.
CPT Code 37718
CPT 37718 describes the short saphenous vein’s ligation, division, and stripping.
CPT Code 37722
CPT 37722 describes the ligation, division, and stripping of long (greater) saphenous veins from the saphenofemoral junction to the knee or below.
CPT Code 37735
CPT 37735 describes ligation and division, a complete stripping of long or short saphenous veins, radical excision of ulcer and skin graft, and/or interruption of communicating veins of the lower leg with excision of deep fascia.
CPT Code 37760
CPT 37760 describes open ligation of perforator veins, subfascial, radical (Linton type), and a skin graft when performed in one leg.
CPT Code 37761
CPT 37761 describes the open ligation of subfascial perforator vein(s) in one leg, including ultrasound guidance when performed.
CPT Code 37765
CPT 37765 describes a procedure involving the phlebectomy of varicose veins in one extremity with 10-20 stab incisions.
CPT Code 37766
CPT 37766 describes the stab phlebectomy of varicose veins in one extremity with more than 20 incisions.
CPT Code 37780
CPT 37780 describes ligation and division of the short saphenous vein at the saphenopopliteal junction as a separate procedure.
CPT Code 37785
CPT 37785 describes the ligation, division, and/or excision of a varicose vein cluster(s) in one leg.