1. 55875 Transperineal placement of needles or catheters into prostate with or without cystoscopy
2. 77776-77787 Interstitial radioelement application.
3. 76965 Ultrasonic guidance for interstitial radioelement application.
Fluoroscopic guidance may also be performed in addition to ultrasonic guidance and it should be reported separately with 77002. Ultrasound volume study of the prostate (76873) if performed should not be reported as it is bundled into 77776-77787 codes. C codes needs to be reported if you are coding for a facility.
The patient is taken to the operating room and prepared for the procedure. A 21-189 needles were used to instill 47 1-125 seeds into the prostate . Postoperative cystoscopy performed, which confirmed adequate positions of seeds.
DX CODE DESCRIPTION
1 185 Malignant Neoplasm Prostate
PX CODE DESCRIPTION
1 92.27 Implantation/Insertion Of Radioactive Element
2 57.32 Cystoscopy NEC
CPT CODE DESCRIPTION
1 55875 Transperineal Needle/Cath Placemnt into Prostate w/wo Cystoscopy
2 77778 Interstitial Radioelement Application; Complex
3 C1728 Brachytherapy Seed Adm
4 C1715 Brachytherapy Needles