CPT® 0580T, Under Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator with Substernal Electrode

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 0580T as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator with Substernal Electrode.

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The provider opens the surgically created pocket in the chest wall and removes a substernal implantable defibrillator pulse generator. Defibrillators sense and regulate the heart rate by delivering a mild electric shock when the patient requires it.

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