CPT® 26556, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Hand and Fingers

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 26556 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Hand and Fingers.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider transfers the free toe joint to replace the finger joint in a patient who has lost the finger joint function because of trauma or congenital deformity. She removes the toe from the foot, taking with it all related blood vessels, nerves, bones, and tendons, and then transplants it to the hand using a bone graft.

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