Don't have a TCI SuperCoder account yet? Become a Member >>

Regular Price: $24.95

Ask An Expert Starting at $24.95
Have a medical coding or compliance question? Don’t sacrifice your valuable time to endless research. Choose Ask an Expert to get clear answers from the TCI SuperCoder team. And here’s a tip for the budget-conscious: Select the 12-question pack to get the best rate per question!

Browse Past Questions By Specialty

+View all

CPT for laparoscopic vasectomy

E. maria Posted Mon 11th of January, 2016 18:40:20 PM

Patient underwent laparoscopic bilateral inguinal herniorrhpahy with mesh. At the same session, he underwent a laparoscopic vasectomy. I don't find a lap code for this. Can you help?

SuperCoder Answered Tue 12th of January, 2016 07:52:00 AM

In this case CPT code 55559(Unlisted laparoscopy procedure, spermatic cord ) can be billed.
Please provide your operative note with the claim form.

Related Topics