CPT® 51715, Under Introduction Procedures on the Bladder

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 51715 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Introduction Procedures on the Bladder.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider injects a natural or synthetic material into the submucosal tissue of the urethra and or bladder neck using an endoscope, a stiff or flexible tubular instrument with a camera at its one end that provider uses to examine the interior structures of a body cavity. He performs this injection to treat urinary incontinence, a condition in which there is a loss of bladder control causing urine leakage.

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