CPT® 55705, Under Incision Procedures on the Prostate

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 55705 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Incision Procedures on the Prostate.

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A prostate biopsy is a procedure in which small samples are removed from the prostate gland with a special biopsy needle or during surgery, to be tested for the presence of cancer or other abnormal cell growth.

A prostate biopsy can be performed by several different methods: transrectal, perineal, transurethral, and open.

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