CPT® 36478, Under Endovascular Ablation Therapy of Incompetent Extremity Veins

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 36478 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endovascular Ablation Therapy of Incompetent Extremity Veins.

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In this procedure, the provider inserts a specially designed laser ablation catheter probe through the skin and destroys the wall of a diseased vein in an extremity. The provider reports this code for treatment of the first vein.

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