A cystourethroscope is passed through the urethra to the bladder to view the urinary collecting system.
A common abbreviation for a transurethral electrosurgery of the prostate is TURP.
The insertion and removal of a temporary stent during diagnostic or therapeutic cystourethroscopic interventions is included in 52320-52355 and not reported separately.
When urodynamics are performed and the physician only interprets the results, the correct modifier would be:
To report the cystourethroscopic removal of a self-retaining indwelling ureteral stent, the correct codes would be 52310 or 52315. What modifier would be applied?
An instillation procedure of the bladder is performed for treatment of:
The type of treatment used to treat prostate cancer by placing the radioactive elements directly into the prostate.
When lithotripsy is performed, the patient may be surrounded by:
What do the letters in UPP stand for?
urethral pressure profile
Within the Male Genital System, the greatest numbers of codes fall under what category?
The term that describes the study of the motion and flow of urine is:
Endoscopic procedures within the Urinary subsection, Kidney subheading, are often divided based on this unique factor:
existence of a stoma
Urethral dilatation codes are often divided based on this factor:
initial or subsequent
Test to measure kidney and ureter flow and pressure
Removal of a kidney
Removal of urine from the bladder
Removal of the prostate
Area located behind the abdominal cavity
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