CPT® 56442, Under Incision Procedures on the Vulva, Perineum and Introitus

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 56442 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Incision Procedures on the Vulva, Perineum and Introitus.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider incises the tissue membrane covering the opening to the vagina, or birth canal, to widen an opening that is too narrow, resulting in painful sexual intercourse, or to treat imperforate hymen in which the membrane completely blocks the opening, obstructing menstrual flow.

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