What does CPT code 58661 mean?

What does CPT code 58661 mean?

DEFINITIONS: Procedure Code 58661 – Endoscopic procedures fallopian tubes and/or ovaries with removal of adnexal structures (partial or total oophorectomy and/or salpingectomy).

What is the CPT code 44005?

CPT® Code 44005 – Incision Procedures on the Intestines (Except Rectum) – Codify by AAPC.

How do you bill for lysis of adhesions?

Code 58660, Laparoscopy, surgical; with lysis of adhesions (salpingolysis, ovariolysis) (separate procedure), can be reported in addition to the primary procedure, only if dense/extensive adhesions are encountered that require effort beyond that ordinarily provided for the laparoscopic procedure.

What is CPT code 44180?

Laparoscopic Incision Procedures
CPT® 44180, Under Laparoscopic Incision Procedures on the Intestines (Except Rectum) The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 44180 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range – Laparoscopic Incision Procedures on the Intestines (Except Rectum).

What is the ICD 10 code for cystoscopy?

52270 Cystourethroscopy, with internal urethrotomy; female
52275 Cystourethroscopy, with internal urethrotomy; male
ICD-10 Diagnosis
All diagnoses, including, but not limited to:

Is lysis of adhesions included in laparoscopic cholecystectomy?

Lysis of adhesions are mostly included in the laparoscopic procedure. The adhesion sometimes increases the physician work. Yes, in most of the cases there is a lot of dense and extensive adhesions which required lot of effort beyond the normal work other than the procedure performed.

What is the difference between code 58740 and 58661?

Anthem Central Region bundles 58740 with 58661 based on the National correct coding Initiative Edits, code 58740 is listed as a component code to code 58661.

What is the CPT code for oophorectomy and salpingectomy?

The correct codes are 58661 and 49321-51. Code 58661 describes partial or total oophorectomy and/or salpingectomy. If you look up ovarian cystectomy in the index of CPT, you are referred to code 58661 for that portion of the procedure also.

What services cannot be reported with code 58661 under any circumstances?

Based on American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, it states “Services that cannot be reported with 58661 under any circumstances- Lysis of adhesions (44005, 44180, 58660 and 58740)”. Therefore, if code 58740 is submitted with code 58661 only 58661 will reimburse.