CPT® 70470, Under Diagnostic Radiology (Diagnostic Imaging) Procedures of the Head and Neck

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 70470 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Diagnostic Radiology (Diagnostic Imaging) Procedures of the Head and Neck.

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Summary

The provider performs computed tomography, or CT scanning, of the head or brain, first without and then with contrast and additional images. He performs the procedure to diagnose any brain or intracranial abnormalities, such as a cerebral aneurysm.

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