CPT® 53860, Under Other Procedures on the Urethra

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 53860 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Other Procedures on the Urethra.

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Summary

This is a minimally invasive treatment for stress continence. In this procedure the provider inserts a probe with a balloon tip into the bladder lumen and delivers radiofrequency in a controlled manner. The procedure reduces local tissue elasticity by denaturation of the tissue’s structural proteins called collagen.

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