Microbiology Procedures CPT® Code range 87003- 87999

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Pathology and Laboratory Procedures 87003-87999 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 87003- 87999
Microbiology Procedures
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