CPT® 78606, Under Diagnostic Nuclear Medicine Procedures on the Nervous System

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 78606 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Diagnostic Nuclear Medicine Procedures on the Nervous System.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider performs nuclear diagnostic imaging of the brain using a radiopharmaceutical substance to examine the function of the brain. He performs four or more static views, which are two–dimensional views that show one image at a time. He also evaluates the blood flow to the brain.

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