Other Procedures on the Forearm or Wrist CPT® Code range 25999- 25999

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Forearm and Wrist 25999-25999 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 25999- 25999
Other Procedures on the Forearm or Wrist
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Surgery for treatment of left scaphoid nonunion; hx of closed comminuted fracture of scaphoid with nonunion. Surgeon documented dorsal radial incision. Opened the capsule and identified the scaphoid... [ Read More ]
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Good morning! I need a code for percutaneous radial shaft pinning only Can anyone please help with a code for this or is it unlisted? 25999. My only thoughts was to use 25505 (Closed radial shaft) w... [ Read More ]
[b]cpt code for radius shaft percutaneous pinning[/b] Good morning! I need a code for percutaneous radial shaft pinning only Can anyone please help with a code for this or is it unlisted? 25999. M... [ Read More ]
I am having LOTS of trouble with this op notes... I keep going back to code ranges 25927-25999. Can anyone help/correct me with this? Thank you :( Reason for operation: Status post amputation of th... [ Read More ]
my thought is the unlisted code 25999 and compare to 28546.... [ Read More ]
I need some coding help please. DX: Nonunion of left ulna status post open reduction, internal fixation. Procedure performed: Revision open reduction, internal fixation of left ulnar with DBX (allogr... [ Read More ]
Hello, I have a op report in which the patient who is status post surgery ORIF of distal radius. The screw had moved and therefore the physician brought the patient back to surgery opened at the ori... [ Read More ]
Our hand surgeon performed closed reduction and percutaneous pinning with Accumed mini screw size 18 and wants me to code it as 25999 comparable to 25606 along with 25628 for screw scaphoid through sm... [ Read More ]