CPT® 24079, Under Excision Procedures on the Humerus (Upper Arm) and Elbow

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 24079 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Excision Procedures on the Humerus (Upper Arm) and Elbow.

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Summary

The provider performs a radical resection of a tumor in the soft tissue of the upper arm or elbow, which may be a sarcoma or other cancer. He submits the specimen, 5 cm or larger in size, to a laboratory for analysis to determine its nature.

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