CPT® 87913, Under Phenotype and Genotype-Infectious Agents

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 87913 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Phenotype and Genotype-Infectious Agents.

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Code 87913 describes genotype analysis using a specimen from a patient with confirmed severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS–CoV–2) infection. The test uses next–generation sequencing to identify virus mutations that could impact disease transmissibility or severity.

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