CPT® 55250, Under Excision Procedures on the Vas Deferens

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 55250 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Excision Procedures on the Vas Deferens.

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This procedure involves cutting the vas deferens and suturing the ends, on both the left and right sides.   The provider then performs a postoperative semen examination. Even though the CPT code descriptor specifies unilateral or bilateral, report the procedure the same way whether it's done on one or both sides.

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