Radiology Coding Alert

CPT Codes for MUGA Scans


- Published on Sat, Feb 01, 2003

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The following CPT codes apply to MUGA studies:

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  • 78472 Cardiac blood pool imaging gated equilibrium; planar single study at rest or stress (exercise and/or pharmacologic) wall motion study plus ejection fraction with or without additional quantitative processing
  • 78473 multiple studies wall motion study plus ejection fraction at rest and stress (exercise and/or pharmacologic) with or without additional quantification
  • 78494 Cardiac blood pool imaging gated equilibrium SPECT at rest wall motion study plus ejection fraction with or without quantitative processing
  • +78496 Cardiac blood pool imaging gated equilibrium single study at rest with right ventricular ejection fraction by first pass technique (list separately in addition to code for primary procedure).




  • Radiology Coding Alert
    Issue - Feb, 2003
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