CPT® 50976, Under Endoscopy Procedures on the Ureter

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 50976 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endoscopy Procedures on the Ureter.

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Summary

The provider examines the kidneys, renal pelvis and ureters by incising the ureter, and passing an endoscope through it to view the structures. The procedure includes a biopsy of a lesion or tissues and may include using different techniques to visualize the procedure. The procedure also includes fulguration, or high–frequency heat, or incision to destroy tissue. 

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