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Radiology Coding Alert

Reader Question:
Go Unlisted For CAD With Breast US

Question: Which computer-aided detection (CAD) code should I use to report CAD with a breast ultrasound (US)? Minnesota Subscriber Answer: According to the American College of Radiology (ACR), you should report CAD with code 76681 (Ultrasound, complete joint (ie, joint space and peri-articular soft tissue structures) real-time with image documentation) or 76882 (Ultrasound, limited, joint or other nonvascular extremity structure(s) [...]