CPT® 58553, Under Laparoscopic/Hysteroscopic Procedures on the Corpus Uteri

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 58553 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Laparoscopic/Hysteroscopic Procedures on the Corpus Uteri.

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Summary

Tthe provider removes the uterus and cervix through the vagina, in a procedure known as a vaginal hysterectomy.  The provider accesses the abdomen through a laparoscope to cut the upper uterine attachments. This procedure is done to treat fibroids and is for a uterus that is larger than normal, which means it weighs more than 250 g.

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