CPT® 26861, Under Arthrodesis Procedures on the Hand and Fingers

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 26861 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Arthrodesis Procedures on the Hand and Fingers.

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Summary

In this add–on procedure, the provider surgically immobilizes an additional interphalangeal joint of the finger following arthrodesis of one interphalangeal joint at the same session. He may or may not use an internal fixation device to fuse the joint. An interphalangeal joint is a joint between phalanges of the hand.

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