Radiology Coding Alert

Radiation Treatment Delivery Codes Defined


- Published on Thu, May 01, 2003



The following CPT Codes apply to radiation treatment delivery services:

77401 Radiation treatment delivery, superficial and/or ortho voltage

77402 Radiation treatment delivery, single treatment area, single port or parallel opposed ports, simple blocks or no blocks; up to 5 MeV

77403 ... 6-10 MeV

77404 ... 11-19 MeV

77406 ... 20 MeV or greater

77407 Radiation treatment delivery, two separ- ate treatment areas, three or more ports on a single treatment area, use of multiple blocks; up to 5 MeV

77408 ... 6-10 MeV

77409 ... 11-19 MeV

77411 ... 20 MeV or greater

77412 Radiation treatment delivery, three or more separate treatment areas, custom blocking, tangential ports, wedges, rotational beam, compensators, special particle beam (e.g., electron or neutrons); up to 5 MeV

77413 ... 6-10 MeV

77414 ... 11-19 MeV

77416 ... 20 MeV or greater.



 




Radiology Coding Alert
Issue - May, 2003
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