CPT® 52282, Under Urethra and Bladder Transurethral Surgical Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 52282 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Urethra and Bladder Transurethral Surgical Procedures.

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The provider performs a cystourethroscopy, the inspection of the bladder's interior, the urethra, the prostatic urethra, and the ureteric openings using a cystoscope passed through the urethra and into the bladder, dilates a urethral stricture, and inserts a permanent stent into the urethra to keep it open.

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