CPT® 73501, Under Diagnostic Radiology (Diagnostic Imaging) Procedures of the Lower Extremities

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 73501 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Diagnostic Radiology (Diagnostic Imaging) Procedures of the Lower Extremities.

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Summary

In this diagnostic procedure, the provider takes an X–ray image of one hip, either left or right, from a single projection (direction or angle) to check for  fracture, swelling, or other reason for pain in the hip area, including pelvis when performed. 

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