CPT® 50553, Under Endoscopy Procedures on the Kidney

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 50553 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endoscopy Procedures on the Kidney.

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Summary

The provider inserts an endoscope through a previously established opening between the collecting system of the kidney and the exterior of the body or a previously established opening between the renal pelvis and the exterior of the body. She examines the kidney, renal pelvis, and ureter and introduces a catheter.

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