CPT® 27592, Under Amputation Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 27592 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Amputation Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint.

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Summary

In this procedure the provider completely cuts through the leg at any location on the femur bone of the thigh by running the cutting instrument around the area in a circular motion. The goal of this procedure is to control the infection in a severely infected limb.

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