CPT® 55540, Under Excision Procedures on the Spermatic Cord

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 55540 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Excision Procedures on the Spermatic Cord.

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Summary

The provider excises a varicocele, a dilation of the veins in the spermatic cord, often reaching into the scrotum, or ligates one or more spermatic veins and repairs a hernia.

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