CPT® 20501, Under General Introduction or Removal Procedures on the Musculoskeletal System

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 20501 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - General Introduction or Removal Procedures on the Musculoskeletal System.

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Summary

The provider injects a diagnostic agent, such as contrast material, into a sinus tract that connects an abscess in the body to the skin. The provider may use imaging guidance to visualize the procedure. The procedure helps to identify and locate the extent of inflammation, abscess, cyst, or lesion.

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