Cpt Code Ct Chest High Resolution Chest (thorax, sc joints, clavicle / sternum) abdomen / pelvis. It could be 71250, 71260 or 71270. O patient has contraindication to contrast.

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No additional cpt® codes should be reported for the “high resolution” portion of the scan. Ct of chest high resolution means special images which there is no charge for those. Chest pain abdominal aortic aneurysm pulmonary embolism thoracic aneurysm aortic dissection yes contrast body high resolution chest ct chest with and without contrast, high resolution 71270 interstitial disease copd/emphysema fibrosis.

O other circumstances as specified in the guidelines • chest ct without and with contrast (cpt 71270) does not add. O patient has contraindication to contrast.

Emergency evaluation of acute chest pain syndrome for coronary etiology, including emergency evaluation, pulmonary embolism, aortic dissection and coronary artery disease. No additional cpt® codes should be reported for the “high resolution” portion of the scan.

It could be 71250, 71260 or 71270. Chest (thorax, sc joints, clavicle / sternum) abdomen / pelvis.

Diagnostic cpt code reference guide ct scans. *these cpt codes represent the most commonly ordered ct exams. High resolution slices (1mm or less).

Chest pain abdominal aortic aneurysm pulmonary embolism thoracic aneurysm aortic dissection yes contrast body high resolution chest ct chest with and without contrast, high resolution 71270 interstitial disease copd/emphysema fibrosis. It could be 71250, 71260 or 71270. Chest (thorax, sc joints, clavicle / sternum) abdomen / pelvis.

The “high resolution” involves additional slices which are not separately billable. O patient has contraindication to contrast. Ct of chest high resolution means special images which there is no charge for those.

This technique obtains images with exquisite lung detail, which are ideal for the assessment of diffuse interstitial lung disease. O other circumstances as specified in the guidelines • chest ct without and with contrast (cpt 71270) does not add. Information about the snomed ct code 16335031000119103 representing high resolution computed tomography of chest without contrast.

Emergency evaluation of acute chest pain syndrome for coronary etiology, including emergency evaluation, pulmonary embolism, aortic dissection and coronary artery disease.