Manipulation Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint CPT® Code range 27570- 27570

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint 27570-27570 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 27570- 27570
Manipulation Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint
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If you billed 27570 linked to a meniscus tear it would be denied with or without modifier -52. Code 27570 is for reporting manipulation of the knee when there are adhesions that need to be separated i... [ Read More ]
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