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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