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Ultrasonographic guided puncture

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    Is there a CPT code for Ultrasonographic guided puncture or is this considered as part of the procedures being done?

    I have different procedures so the puncture site varies, (i.e femoral artery, popliteal vein, etc.)

    All help is greatly appreciated.

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    You may use 76937, but the images must be archived in the patient's medical record and patency of the vessel(s) must be documented. Hope this helps.

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    Almost will need to review CPT for parenthetical info because there are codes that 76937 cannot be billed with.

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