CPT® 26596, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Hand and Fingers

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 26596 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

The provider uses Z–shaped incisions to repair a constricting fibrous ring encircling the finger and avoid the need for a skin graft to the finger. He performs the procedure to relieve edema, or swelling, caused by the constricting band.

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