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What is the CPT code for an echocardiogram?

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The CPT codes for echocardiography or an echocardiogram include 93306, 93308, 93303, 93350, 93321, 93312, 93313, 93314, 93318 and 93325. Each code corresponds to a specific procedure and differs in cost.

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An echocardiogram produces images of a person's heart by using sound waves. This procedure allows a doctor to monitor a person's heartbeat and blood flow. Echocardiograms are used to test for heart muscle and valve abnormalities. Acute coronary syndrome, brucellosis, cardiomyopathy and Dressler's syndrome are some of the disorders an echocardiogram can detect. The different tests needed to cover all areas of the heart are given different Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes.

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