CPT® 26040, Under Incision Procedures on the Hand and Fingers

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 26040 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Incision Procedures on the Hand and Fingers.

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Summary

The provider incises the palmar fascia, which is connective tissue under the skin in the palm of the hand. The procedure treats Dupuytren's contracture, a condition which causes the tissues of the hand to contract and the fingers to permanently bend, impairing movement.

 

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