Procedure Codes G0130:Single energy x-ray absorptiometry (sexa) bone density study, one or more sites; appendicular skeleton (peripheral) (eg, radius, wrist, heel) 76977: Ultrasound bone density measurement and interpretation, peripheral site(s), any method 77078: Computed tomography, bone mineral density study, 1 or more sites; axial skeleton (eg, hips, pelvis, spine) 77079:Computed tomography, bone mineral density study, 1 or more sites; appendicular skeleton (peripheral) (e.g., radius, wrist, heel) 77080: Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA), bone density study, 1 or more sites; axial skeleton (eg, hips, pelvis, spine) 77081: Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA), bone density study, 1 or more sites; appendicular skeleton (peripheral) (eg, radius, wrist, heel)
Coverage may also be indicated in the following situations:
If a woman is determined to be estrogen deficient, and at clinical risk for osteoporosis, by a qualified provider
In those with vertebral abnormalities
In those receiving, or expecting to receive, glucocorticoid therapy for more than 3 months
In those with primary hyperparathyroidism
In participants of FDA approved osteoporosis drug therapy who are being monitored to assess their response to the treatment
Find-A-Code™ - Preventive Services - The information in this document does not guarantee payment or that included codes meet applicable qualifications as preventive services for all insurances and insurance plans, please consult your payer.
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