Introduction or Removal Procedures on the Hand and Fingers CPT® Code range 26320- 26320

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Hand and Fingers 26320-26320 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 26320- 26320
Introduction or Removal Procedures on the Hand and Fingers
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[QUOTE="SharonCollachi, post: 473593, member: 654943"] [B]Implant removal[/B] What is the difference between 20680 and 26320? Although 20680 covers the removal of a deep implant (buried wire, pin, scr... [ Read More ]
[B]Implant removal[/B] What is the difference between 20680 and 26320? Although 20680 covers the removal of a deep implant (buried wire, pin, screw, metal band, nail, rod or plate), the AAOS Coding, C... [ Read More ]
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[QUOTE="etld, post: 187187, member: 34142"]The provider is billing 26860 Arthrodesis, interphalangeal joint, with or without internal fixation; and 26320 Removal of implant from finger or hand. This i... [ Read More ]
The provider is billing 26860 Arthrodesis, interphalangeal joint, with or without internal fixation; and 26320 Removal of implant from finger or hand. This is of the LT ring finger, with DIP joint fus... [ Read More ]
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