Results 1 to 3 of 3

76705 VS 76775 for Renal US

  1. #1
    Elizabeth City, NC / Chesapeake, VA
    Question 76705 VS 76775 for Renal US
    Medical Coding Books
    The only thing being evaluated is Kidney...would you use 76705 or 76775?
    Can';t seem to make hads or tails out of which code to use since kidney is mentioned in both.

  2. Default
    I would probably use 76775 since the kidney is more retroperitoneal then abdominal. Just my thought.

  3. #3
    Wink kidney ultrasound
    definitely use 76775

Similar Threads

  1. CPT 76705 vs 76700
    By in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-22-2013, 05:04 AM
  2. 76775 vs 76705 findings?
    By pharmon in forum Interventional Radiology
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-20-2012, 07:05 PM
  3. 51798 vs 76775
    By svanhorn73 in forum Urology
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 11-10-2011, 12:46 PM
  4. 76705 & 76775
    By barber in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 09-17-2010, 07:05 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.