CPT® 27468, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 27468 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider surgically lengthens and shortens the femur. He also transfers a femur segment from one portion of bone to another. The provider performs this service most often to treat legs of unequal lengths, typically legs with a large leg length discrepancy, or LLD.

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