(2022) How To Code Elevated Liver Enzymes ICD 10 – List With Codes & Guidelines

(2022) How To Code Elevated Liver Enzymes ICD 10 – List With Codes & Guidelines

Elevated liver enzymes ICD 10 coding is made easier with our billing guidelines. This article includes all medical codes you will need to report elevated liver enzymes and related specific ICD 10 codes such as elevated liver enzymes in pregnancy. Read on for a summary of the necessary codes followed by a description. What Are Elevated Liver Enzymes? Elevated liver…

(2022) CPT Code 73221 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

(2022) CPT Code 73221 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

CPT code 73221 is used to code a diagnostic technique that includes magnetic resonance imaging, or MRI imaging, of the upper extremity joints, such as the shoulder, elbow, wrist, or hand joints.  CPT Code 73221 Description Contrast material is not used in this technique. A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the patient’s upper extremity joints,…

(2022) CPT Code 76830 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

(2022) CPT Code 76830 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

CPT code 76830, a medical procedure code for Diagnostic Ultrasound Procedures of the Pelvis Non-Obstetrical, is still used by the American Medical Association.  CPT Code 76830 Description The uterus, fallopian tubes, ovaries, cervix, and vagina are examined by Transvaginal ultrasonography in female patients. It is not uncommon to see codes for the pelvic region in…

(2022) CPT Code 74176 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

(2022) CPT Code 74176 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

CPT code 74176 is used for diagnostic imaging procedures of the abdomen in diagnostic radiology (diagnostic imaging). The Diagnostic Radiology (Diagnostic Imaging) Abdomen Procedures CPT code 74176 is maintained by the American Medical Association (AMA) as a medical procedure code. CPT Code 74176 Description There are no known contraindications to abdominal and pelvic CT studies….

(2022) CPT Code 93971 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

(2022) CPT Code 93971 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

CPT code 93970 refers to a “complete bilateral study.” Following CPT code 93971, “unilateral or limited study” means only that. Both 93970 and 93971 can be used for bilateral research; 93970 for complete research and 93971 for limited.  CPT Code 93971 Description Duplex scanning arteries to measure blood flow is a noninvasive vascular diagnostic method….

(2022) CPT Code 92134 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

(2022) CPT Code 92134 Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

CPT code 92134 is used for Ophthalmological examination and evaluation procedures, which the American Medical Association maintains. Unilateral ocular diagnostic tests are those in which only one eye or side is tested, while bilateral tests are those in which payment includes both eyes or sides. Therefore, the CTP code 92134 is used for unilateral or…

CPT Code For BMP (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

CPT Code For BMP (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

CPT code for BMP is coded as 80048, a medical procedure code in the range – Of organ or Disease Oriented Panels, as a medical procedures code. In a basic metabolic panel (BMP) test, the lab analyst measures the blood’s total calcium, sodium, potassium, chloride, CO2, glucose, blood urea nitrogen (BUN), and creatinine levels. CPT…

Stress Test CPT Code (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

Stress Test CPT Code (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

Stress test CPT code(s) 93015 – 93018 bill for services when physicians perform a Cardiovascular stress tests using different techniques such as the maximal or submaximal treadmill or bicycle exercise, continuous electrocardiographic monitoring or Pharmacological stress. It may serve with or without supervision and interpretation. Stress Test CPT Code Description The following are the reasons why a…

Umbilical Hernia Repair CPT Code (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

Umbilical Hernia Repair CPT Code (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

Umbilical hernia repair CPT code(s) 49580-49587 reports for service when the physician performs surgery to repair an umbilical (belly button) hernia, whether reducible, incarcerated, or strangulated for under five years or five years. The physician performs surgery to repair the belly button hernia and make an umbilical incision. They identify the hernia sac and fascial…

Paracentesis CPT Code (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

Paracentesis CPT Code (2022) Description, Guidelines, Reimbursement, Modifiers & Examples

Paracentesis CPT code(s) 49082 and 49083 report for service when the physician performs abdominal paracentesis with or without imaging guidance. The physician removes the excess fluid that accumulates in the abdomen region. It also aids in viewing the area in some cases.  Paracentesis CPT Code Description  The fluid accumulates because of an acute abdominal injury,…