Is 93567 the appropriate code for the angiographic evaluation of an ascending aortic dissection without a cardiac catheterization?
The bundled code 36221 should be used for this service. The code and full description are as follows:
|36221||Non-selective catheter placement, thoracic aorta, with angiography of the extracranial
carotid, vertebral, and/or intracranial vessels, unilateral or bilateral, and all
associated radiological supervision and interpretation, includes angiography of the
cervicocerebral arch, when performed