SphygmoCor CPT Coding
In the USA, the AMA CPT Editorial Panel assigned CPT Category I code 93050, effective January 1, 2016, for use in reporting noninvasive arterial pressure waveform analysis.
Short descriptor: Art Pressure Waveform Analys
Arterial pressure waveform analysis for assessment of central arterial pressures, including obtaining waveform(s), digitization and application of nonlinear mathematical transformations to determine central arterial pressures and augmentation index, with interpretation and report, upper extremity artery, non-invasive
(Do not report 93050 in conjunction with diagnostic or interventional intra-arterial procedures)
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