Radiology Question for the Week of October 29, 2018


Would I report 49400 and 74190 for a peritoneal dialysis catheter check?


Yes, those are the appropriate codes for the injection of contrast material into the peritoneal cavity through the dialysis catheter and imaging. The codes and full descriptions are as follows:

74190 Peritoneogram (e.g., after injection of air or contrast), radiological supervision and interpretation
49400 Injection of air or contrast into peritoneal cavity (separate procedure)



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