CPT® 24515, Under Fracture and/or Dislocation Procedures on the Humerus (Upper Arm) and Elbow

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 24515 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Fracture and/or Dislocation Procedures on the Humerus (Upper Arm) and Elbow.

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Summary

The provider treats a fracture of the humeral shaft, the bone in the upper arm, in an open procedure. He makes an incision over the arm to access the fracture. He secures it with wires and screws and may use a cerclage technique, encircling the bone with wire.

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