Tammy Posted Fri 21st of June, 2019 10:15:35 AM
IS THERE A SPECIFIC CPT CODE FOR "DIAGNOSTIC LAPAROSCOPY" DIAGNOSIS CODES ARE RECURRENT UTI AND BLADDER DIVERTICULUM. THANKS
SuperCoder Answered Mon 24th of June, 2019 08:05:15 AM
Thank you for your question.
As per the above-mentioned diagnosis codes, there is no specific code for Diagnostic Laparoscopy performed on the bladder, hence, you are advised to report an unlisted procedure (CPT® code 51999- Unlisted laparoscopy procedure, bladder.
Hope that helps!